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From Geir Magnusson Jr <>
Subject Re: new geronimo logo contribution
Date Thu, 21 Oct 2004 19:01:50 GMT

On Oct 21, 2004, at 11:30 AM, Stefan Groschupf wrote:

> Hi,
>> This is a very well crafted logo however; it violates one of the rules
>> about imagery, "any imagery that is stereotypical or caricatured in
>> nature".  Please remove the entry with the Indian caricature.
> I'm sorry, Ok, we already removed the webpage, I will change the wiki 
> as well, I'm very sorry.
> I was working a long time for a company that was doing animated 
> cartoon for TV,
> under a caricature I understand something different then we had 
> contributed.
> I'm a bit confused and asking myself why the ASF use names and already 
> use symbolics of indians but don't wish to see anything more.

We don't symbolize human beings with the logos and images.

> Again sorry if someone feel we didn't respect anything, our goal was 
> to show something positive and not show disrespect.

I think thats understood by all - that no disrespect was intended.


Geir Magnusson Jr                                  +1-203-665-6437

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