xihuyu2000 2013-04-02, 16:01
Shane Curcuru 2013-03-29, 19:16
I am fine with that idea. Does anyone else have an opinion on this?
On 3/29/13 2:16 PM, "Shane Curcuru" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>Reviewing a number of trademark questions and third party uses of Hadoop
>out there recently, it seems like it would be notably easier to police
>uses of our beloved elephant logo if there were a specific, authorized
>*version* of the logo to serve as a "Powered By" indicator.
>In that case, third party uses of the official Hadoop elephant would be
>simpler to review, because it *should* mean very specifically actual
>code from an Apache Hadoop download. Uses of the Powered By Hadoop
>elephant would be allowed in much broader contexts, so we would have a
>much easier time reviewing third party uses of that logo (i.e., do they
>actually incorporate some Hadoop code with their thing).
>Just sayin', we could do a better job of making it easier for third
>parties to respect our brand if we provided this kind of thing.
>P.S. Personally I thought the elephant head with the blue hard hat would
>be excellent, although that's for the PMC to choose.