Color vision for network techs

Betsy Schwartz betsy.schwartz at
Fri Aug 31 20:29:30 UTC 2012

 I installed monitoring software with different colored status dots,
and discovered that we had three color-blind team members. After a
pleasant hour's tweaking I ended up with green diamonds, red X's,
purple squares, and yellow exclamation points (and on this particular
application a mouse-over would also tell you the name of the color
gif) Looked better for *everyone*.

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