Gentoo Logo
Gentoo Spaceship




Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date. GMANE provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.
c.f. bug 424647
List Archive: gentoo-trustees
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-trustees: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Headers:
To: gentoo-trustees@g.o
From: Sven Vermeulen <swift@g.o>
Subject: Re: appeal
Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2005 18:27:01 +0200
On Wed, Oct 19, 2005 at 10:03:30AM +0200, Michal Gr┼ła wrote:
[...]

Okay, the snipped e-mail was a request to officially sell Gentoo merchandise 
in a non-US country where US imported goods are quite expensive or slowly
reach their target.

My opinion is that we should not allow this in any case but rather focus
such requests to other designs that clearly reflect upon the Gentoo
distribution but don't use the Gentoo g logo.

If we would allow it (given certain conditions) it'll be difficult for us to
decide on the conditions (which are broader than plain financials, we would
also need to give a legal license to the shop to use the g logo) and verify
that the conditions are met constantly.

There is plenty of non-g-logo Gentoo artwork around, such as various styled
versions of strings like "gentoo" (which requires a (tm) :), "emerge" or
"portage".

But perhaps we can create a nice, official Gentoo logo for public usage? One 
that everyone can use on his or her t-shirts and other stuff...

Wkr,
      Sven Vermeulen

-- 
  Gentoo Foundation Trustee          |  http://foundation.gentoo.org
  Gentoo Documentation Project Lead  |  http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/gdp
  Gentoo Council Member  

  The Gentoo Project   <<< http://www.gentoo.org >>>
Attachment:
pgp7MIYiRYyhH.pgp (PGP signature)
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-trustees: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Previous by thread:
trademark protection
Next by thread:
copyright, take 3
Previous by date:
Re: trademark protection
Next by date:
Re: Question about "g" logo usage


Updated Jun 17, 2009

Summary: Archive of the gentoo-trustees mailing list.

Donate to support our development efforts.

Copyright 2001-2013 Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Questions, Comments? Contact us.