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From lewis john mcgibbney <lewis.mcgibb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Problem attaching a TM symbol to website logo
Date Tue, 19 Jul 2011 18:24:32 GMT
thank you David

greatly appreciated

On Tue, Jul 19, 2011 at 1:49 AM, David Crossley <crossley@apache.org> wrote:

> lewis john mcgibbney wrote:
> > Hi list,
> >
> > I must admit I'm relatively new to Forrest however I am finding it
> extremely
> > user friendly to date (even though I'm only making minor changes). I've
> been
> > trying to tackle our Jira issue as here [1] which is basically an update
> of
> > branding issues relating to the Apache Nutch web site [2]. Now in
> particular
> > I am stuck with the seemingly trivial task of adding a "TM" symbol e.g.
> *&#153
> > *to the Nutch website logo as described here [3].
> >
> > After building the site source [4] I've been searching through all of the
> > files in an attempt to locate some HTML I can edit however all I can find
> in
> > /site/forrest/src/documentation is skinconf.xml which contains the
> snippet
> > below.
> >
> >   <!-- project logo -->
> >   <project-name>Nutch</project-name>
> >   <project-description>Open Source Web Search
> Software</project-description>
> >   <project-url>http://nutch.apache.org/</project-url>
> >   <project-logo>images/nutch-logo.gif</project-logo>
> >
> > I understand that this is a real trivial issue, however I've searched
> high
> > and low and can't seem to get it.
>
> The "nutch-logo.gif" needs to have a trademark symbol added
> to it and the graphic reproduced. That is not Forrest's job.
>
> When your graphics expert has the replacement logo,
> if it is still named "nutch-logo.gif" then all that
> is needed is to replace the image at
> nutch/site/forrest/src/documentation/resources/images/
> then re-generate the site.
>
> If it has a different filename, then declare the new
> filename in nutch/site/forrest/src/documentation/skinconf.xml
> at the "project-logo" element.
>
> If your team is not able to tweak the logo image
> to add the trademark symbol, i.e. you do not have
> access to the sources and expertise that produced it,
> then there is a Forrest plugin that might be able to
> assist.
>
> However it requires a PNG format logo. So need to
> use a graphics tool, e.g. Gimp, to convert the GIF.
>
> Then Forrest can be instructed to do a once-off job
> to apply a "trademark" or "registered trademark"
> to the original PNG to produce a new PNG.
>
> See:
>
> http://forrest.apache.org/pluginDocs/plugins_0_90/index.html#org.apache.forrest.plugin.input.logo
>
> -David
>
> > Thank you
> >
> > [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/NUTCH-914
> > [2] http://nutch.apache.org
> > [3] http://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/pmcs#graphics
> > [4] https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/nutch/site/
> >
> > --
> > *Lewis*
>



-- 
*Lewis*

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