Superstitious users and the FreeBSD logo

Greg 'groggy' Lehey grog at
Wed Nov 30 03:04:44 UTC 2011

On Tuesday, 29 November 2011 at 18:57:57 -0700, Brett Glass wrote:
> Everyone:
> I just got a call from the owner of a hotel for which we provide
> hotspot service. She says that a guest spotted the "Powered by
> FreeBSD" logo at the bottom of the login page, and was offended;

Where's this?

> Attempts at misguided religious censorship notwithstanding, I don't
> want to see one of my ISP's customers lose business. And I'd like to
> keep a FreeBSD logo on our hotspot page. Is there artwork that
> doesn't include horned creatures that might offend the ignorant or
> superstitious?

Take a look at the horrible series of geometric figures like in the
banner at

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