Color vision for network techs

Owen DeLong owen at delong.com
Fri Aug 31 15:59:05 CDT 2012


On Aug 31, 2012, at 13:29 , Betsy Schwartz <betsy.schwartz at gmail.com> wrote:

> 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*.


This sounds vaguely like a cereal commercial from when I was a kid.

Was the application "magically delicious" ?

Owen




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