Ceri Davies ceri at
Thu Oct 26 22:34:04 UTC 2006

Thanks very much Peer, and apologies for both the run-around and for
consistently spelling your name wrong.

Deb, thanks for checking this out.

www@, I need a decision on the CVS thing please.

On Mon, Oct 23, 2006 at 06:52:38AM +0200, Peer Schaefer wrote:
> OK, here is the revised material. Indeed, it was pain, and I wished 
> somebody told me earlier. But, as Peter Jackson once said, "pain is 
> temporary, BSD is forever" (or did he say "film is forever"? -- I can't 
> remember... Must go to bed now...).
> Anyway, here are the links:
> Full scale artwork (300dpi) = 19.5 (png) and 12.8MB (jpeg):
> Smaller thumbnals for previews (75dpi) = 3.7MB:
> Even smaller thumbnails (30dpi) = 1MB:
> PDF versions for easy printout = 13.2MB:
> The "sourcecode" for the graphics = 20MB:
> Peer
> >The Foundation can provide a document to Peer to sign over copyright 
> >ownership to the Foundation. I have some input on the design regarding 
> >proper attribution of trademarks.
> >
> >1. Please add a TM next to the logo. It should be on the upper right, 
> >below the ear. When the logo is right next to the mark FreeBSD, like 
> >on the project's website, then the registered symbol covers both 
> >marks. But, in this design, the logo is separated and reduced in size. 
> >So, you can either move the mark FreeBSD closer to the logo, or just 
> >add the TM next to the logo.
> >
> >2. In the description on the back of the DVD case and CD sleeve, only 
> >use the "r in circle" for the first use of the FreeBSD mark. You can 
> >probably do the same with Unix. It will look cleaner. So, on the back 
> >you will use the registered symbol twice for the FreeBSD mark. The 
> >first one is the mark next to the logo. The second one is the first 
> >word in the description.
> >
> >3. Where you have the attribution on the bottom of cover and sleeve, 
> >please include:
> >"FreeBSD is a registered trademark of The FreeBSD Foundation"
> >and
> >"The FreeBSD Logo is a trademark of The FreeBSD Foundation"
> >
> >4. Add a TM next to Power to Serve.
> >
> >I believe that is all. I know this is probably a pain to make the 
> >changes. But, it is important that the project sets a good example on 
> >how to use the trademarks that represent the FreeBSD products and 
> >services.
> >
> >Please let me know if you have any questions.
> >
> >Sincerely,
> >
> >Deb Goodkin
> >The FreeBSD Foundation
> >
> >
> >
> >Ceri Davies wrote:
> >>On Mon, Oct 16, 2006 at 10:50:48AM +0200, Peer Schaefer wrote:
> >>>Hi,
> >>>
> >>>I have designed some CDROM-related artwork for FreeBSD 
> >>>(CDROM-labels, sleeves and DVD-cases). The first drafts were posted 
> >>>to the FreeBSD-advocacy-mailing-list on Sept 1st, and since then I 
> >>>have received some kind feedback that lead to some changes (see 
> >>>mailing-list archive). In particular I would like to thank (in 
> >>>totally random order) Matt Olander, Simon Nielsen, Don Witt, Dru 
> >>>Lavigne, Ceri Davies, G?bor K?vesd?n, Remko Lodder, Dag-Erling 
> >>>Sm?rgrav and Eric Anderson for their kind feedback. All design-flaws 
> >>>and errors remain my own.
> >>
> >>Peter, thanks again for creating these.
> >>
> >>>I would be pleased if these material could be placed at the website 
> >>>(e.g. I would suggest to place a 
> >>>link to the artwork page in the downloads section, so that everyone 
> >>>who downloads an ISO-image can easily obtain the label and sleeve.
> >>>
> >>>If you find this artwork useful, I will also create "6.2" versions 
> >>>for the upcoming release.
> >>
> >>I want to do this.  www@, the question for me is if these should go in
> >>CVS or be hosted on the FTP servers (and how we arrange that).  Perhaps
> >>the thumbnails should be in the www CVS and the rest of it on the FTP
> >>servers.
> >>
> >>>LEGAL:
> >>>The logo and the logo-font are by Anton Gural.
> >>>The colour palette is taken from Anton Gurals design-studies (but 
> >>>slightly modified).
> >>>The text is taken from the FreeBSD-website.
> >>>The remaining artwork is by me. I hereby donate my part of the 
> >>>artwork to the FreeBSD project, so you may use and distribute it 
> >>>under any license you may choose, e.g. under the BSD-license (you 
> >>>may even place it in the Public Domain). Unless the FreeBSD project 
> >>>chooses some other license, the FreeBSD license 
> >>>( applies. It 
> >>>would be nice if you give me some credit, but that's not legaly 
> >>>required.
> >>
> >>Deb, could you please look at what we'd need to do to regarding any
> >>legal jiggerypokery, assuming that's in your remit?
> >>
> >>Ceri
> >

That must be wonderful!  I don't understand it at all.
                                                  -- Moliere
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