Please don't change Beastie to another crap logo such as
atkielski.anthony at wanadoo.fr
Fri Feb 11 09:15:50 PST 2005
Dag-Erling Smørgrav writes:
> Tux is a mascot, not a logo. These are Linux logos:
I like Red Hat the best, and SuSE is the worst, IMO.
> The image that is sometimes used as an all-round Linux logo is not
> "just Tux", but rather a particular representation of Tux in
> combination with a logotype and an orange splash. The author of that
> logo is clearly aware of the distinction between a logo and a mascot:
These are too complex to be used as logos.
> Here's a page (a NetBSD logo contest entry) which addresses many of
> these concerns, and coincidentally underlines my point about the
> daemon not being exclusive to FreeBSD:
Technically very clean, but too cute.
> (this is so good I'm surprised NetBSD didn't adopt it, and I'd love to
> see it submitted to the FreeBSD logo contest)
Eeuh, no. Too cute. It's important to avoid anything that looks like a
The logo displayed on the NetBSD site is a zillion times better.
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