Subject: Re: official logo proposal
To: Roland Illig <rillig@NetBSD.org>
From: Mark Kirby <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/18/2007 09:30:23
On 18 Sep 2007, at 09:28, Roland Illig wrote:
> Roland Illig wrote:
>> Dieter Baron wrote:
>>> we (pkgsrc PMC) have been asked to decide on an official logo for
>>> pkgsrc. We are happy to present a candidate here.
>> Great, let's take it without much discussion. :)
> Ok, with this statement I wanted to avoid an overly long
> discussion, but since you all seem to like discussions, here's my
> * The font looks ugly. It has so many slopes and less straight
> lines, so it doesn't fit the simplicity goal.
> * Having the "src" in dark black doesn't match the NetBSD logo. I
> like the gray much more, since it doesn't create such a high contrast.
Why does it need to match the NetBSD logo? Pkgsrc is used on many
other platforms, for that reason alone it should not follow the
NetBSD logo's colours.