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Use the double speech bubble icon in the Messages panel
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Currently, the "Messages" panel shows a single speech bubble icon:

notif-header.png (276×467 px, 29 KB)

We should use a "double speech bubble" icon instead. This communicates better the conversation purpose and makes it easy to recognise (lower risk to become confused compared to a single geometric shape):

Panel.png (622×492 px, 74 KB)

For performance reasons, Echo has copied these icons into the modules/icons/ folder, so those will need to be updated, the JSON files that make up the imagepack, and the code that adds the CSS classes.

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Change 259620 had a related patch set uploaded (by MtDu):
Use the double speech bubble icon in the Messages panel

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/259620

Change 259620 merged by jenkins-bot:
Use the double speech bubble icon in the Messages panel

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/259620

Hmm, I just realized that patch replaced both the big icon in the panel and also the small icon in the badge. @Pginer-WMF: was that intended?

messages-new-icon.png (83×465 px, 6 KB)

@Catrope - I think that's intended: the SpeechBubbles icon - the big icon in the Messages panel and the small icon in the badge for Messages should be the same.

Checked in betalabs - Chrome, FF, Safari.

Hmm, I just realized that patch replaced both the big icon in the panel and also the small icon in the badge. @Pginer-WMF: was that intended?

messages-new-icon.png (83×465 px, 6 KB)

That makes sense in the current design. The badges will probably change as part of T115845 and the associated organisation for notifications.