[fosscomm] Logo for Fosscomm

Guru गुरु guru at itforchange.net
Sun Jul 12 20:24:46 PDT 2009

I agree with chandita

The biggest strength of FOSSCOMM is that it is an alliance of diverse
organizations - this diversity should reflect in the logo. Something
inclusive, connival, that 'ornery' non technical folks can relate to
(not necessarily suggesting or wedded to GNU/Linux) will also help in
broadening our appeal and reaching out to many more constituencies.


Comet Media Foundation wrote:
> Folks
> No offense meant and I hope this is taken in a friendly spirit! I hate 
> to cut through the enthu here, but I think the logo is most 
> inappropriate for FOSSCOM. A medieval multi-bladed weapon as the base 
> inspiration? A logo that looks like the nuclear hazard warning sign? I 
> mean we don't need to prop our militancy up with militarised symbols.
> No, please let's have something more inclusive, pro-life and convivial ! 
> What say others?
> Chandita
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> _______________________________________________
> network mailing list
> network at lists.fosscom.in
> http://lists.fosscom.in/listinfo.cgi/network-fosscom.in

Gurumurthy Kasinathan
IT for Change
Bridging Development Realities and Technological Possibilities
Tel:98454 37730
*IT for Change is an NGO in Special Consultative Status with United
Nations’ Economic and Social Council*

More information about the network mailing list