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The Canonical Design Team gave a rather beautiful login screen mockup for the unity greeter. These designs, in my opinion far exceed the current UI that we have for Quantal (which I think is worse, apart from remote login), and I was led to beleive that these were the official guidelines for the greeter.

Are there plans to implement these designs into the Unity Greeter?

The proposal is here:

The mockups are here:

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This.Is.Beautiful! – Chin Oct 29 '12 at 21:59
Not all propositions and mock ups make it to the final working design. We would live in a rather beautiful world if they did. – Uri Herrera Oct 29 '12 at 22:15
But there is no reason why it shouldn't! We should have had transparent panels ages ago. The Design team seem to be quite ignored... – Marco Scannadinari Oct 29 '12 at 22:30
that and when the "login box resizes and scales vertically" it scales off the screen... – Mateo Nov 9 '12 at 2:49
Most of it has been implemented, and I think they didn't have enough time to implement everything, so it will be in the release. – Dorian Jan 14 '13 at 0:58