[erlang-patches] hi-res windows icon

Lukas Larsson <>
Mon Jan 13 11:19:36 CET 2014


A new version of the icon has now been merged to master and will be part 
of the next release. We made some additional modifications to the icon 
to make it look even prettier!


On 07/09/12 23:21, Daniel Goertzen wrote:
> The Windows erlang application icon looks a little blocky, especially 
> when you have the text size turned up, so I added some higher 
> resolution images.
> I grabbed the image from http://www.erlang.org/doc/ , and used 
> paint.net <http://paint.net> and icofx to add true color 256x256, 
> 48x48, and 32x32 images to the icon.
> I implanted this icon into werl.exe using icofx; I am not prepared to 
> figure out compiling Erlang on Windows.  See attached comparison of 
> old and new.
> It is on the fuzzy side and could use some hand-crafting from an 
> actual artist, but I find this one less jarring than the old one.
> Patch below...
> Dan.
> git fetch git://github.com/goertzenator/otp.git 
> <http://github.com/goertzenator/otp.git> win_icon
> https://github.com/goertzenator/otp/compare/win_icon
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