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From Jimmy Xiang <jxi...@cloudera.com>
Subject Re: DISCUSS: We need a mascot, a totem HBASE-4920
Date Tue, 04 Mar 2014 22:41:45 GMT
I was wondering if we can change the color a little bit? The plain white of
the bottom doesn't play well with the background. You know, Hadoop is a
yellow elephant.


On Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 2:37 PM, lars hofhansl <larsh@apache.org> wrote:

> Let's do it as long as we're not calling it a "fish".
>
> +1
>
>
>
> ________________________________
>  From: Stack <stack@duboce.net>
> To: HBase Dev List <dev@hbase.apache.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 11:44 AM
> Subject: Re: DISCUSS: We need a mascot, a totem HBASE-4920
>
>
> On Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 9:14 AM, Nick Dimiduk <ndimiduk@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > On Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 12:14 AM, Nicolas Liochon <nkeywal@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > +1 for the Orca.
> > > Personally, I like this one:
> > >
> > >
> >
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/attachment/12511412/HBase%20Orca%20Logo.jpg
> >
> >
> > As do I.
> >
> >
> My thought is that this thread is about taking on the Orca as a mascot.  It
> seems to be passing (apart from the 'in favors' here, we got another +1
> over in the HBASE-4920).  My fear is that if we start discussing how the
> mascot is represented, this thread will devolve into design by a committee
> of engineers and we'll just go back to the impasse that had us shelve the
> effort at adopting a mascot two years ago.  So I suggest that we put up the
> graphic that is in the head of this thread for now; it is a clean,
> non-nonsense representation of the non-nonsense fish.  Then let us bask a
> moment in the fact that we now have a mascot and in a separate effort, work
> on how we want to represent it*?
>
> You Nicks ok w/ this?
>
> St.Ack
> * I see no reason to hard-code our mascot representation or logo for that
> matter.  Let them evolve as with any other aspect of this project.
> P.S. That little red circle is too anemic IMO to use as a logo; is it even
> clear it is an Orca (we can discuss in new issue?)
>

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