Add a Splash Screen Section to the Handbook?
DS at praxisvermittlung24.de
Thu Nov 20 19:20:23 UTC 2008
Gonzalo Nemmi wrote:
>> Wouldn't it be nice to have some FreeBSD specific splash
>> screens in the artwork section or elsewhere and you mention
>> it in your section? Maybe it would be good idea to ask
>> on advocacy for proposals?
> Indeed .. I've been thinking about this for a long time ... there's a severe
> lack of FreeBSD related artwork .. so much so that I was thinking on paying
> some artists I know to come up with a series of FreeBSD
> boot/splash/backgrounds/sleeves and CD-DVD cover images ...
> Peer Schaefer's work (CD-ROM labels, sleeves and cases for FreeBSD) is
> impecable, but he seems to be the only one working on FreeBSD art:
> I translated the text on his CD-ROM labels, sleeves and cases for FreeBSD into
> spanish in order to get some "globalized" advocacy:
I suggest you have a look at:
You can find any CD-/DVD-label I have ever produced for an
event and afaik there's every BSD you might need (if I have
forgotten something please let me know).
> On august this year, Daniel Seuffert was asking for posters to use at events:
Yes, that was me. We have 2 posters available now:
(designed by Aron Schlesinger)
(designed by Lars Engels aka lme at FreeBSD.org)
I want to have more posters (5 or more) if possible
> I believe OpenBSD sets the standar on this one .. with new OpenBSD related art
> on every release, posters, t-shirts, lots of stickers and so on ...
> I've been hesitant on wether or not to bring this issue up on freebsd-advocacy
> but if I'm not alone on this one, I'm willing to do so.
we should pick up the idea from Manolis with the new forum
imho as well as advocacy
> I thought that Anton Gural's work would have put an end to this ... but it did
> not :(
artwork is a never ending story, you cannot have to much of
On a side note:
Just in case you haven't seen it yet: We have a lot of
flyers available in English, French, German
Maybe somebody is willing to translate to Spanish? ;-)
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