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From Dave Fisher <dave2w...@comcast.net>
Subject Re: [WTF?] final vote for logo color(s) selection
Date Sat, 04 Feb 2012 19:31:36 GMT
Bikeshedding - Parkinson's Law of Triviality.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parkinson%27s_Law_of_Triviality

Regards,
Dave

On Feb 3, 2012, at 5:23 AM, Rui Silva wrote:

> I have to agree with Bertrand (though I don't know what bikeshedding 
> means... :) ). I sense that the discussion around the logo is getting far 
> too serious for my taste. The logo is important, but not THAT much that it 
> validates such nit picking.
> 
> -------- Original Message --------
>> From: "Bertrand Delacretaz" <bdelacretaz@apache.org>
>> Sent: sexta-feira, 3 de Fevereiro de 2012 10:46
>> To: flex-dev@incubator.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: [WTF?] final vote for logo color(s) selection
>> 
>> On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 11:27 AM, David Arno <david@davidarno.org> wrote:
>>> Who's brilliant idea was it to divide the single colour vote across 
> four
>>> viable candidates, thus ensuring the multi-coloured option easily won 
> the
>>> vote? This vote couldn't have been more rigged (no doubt completely
>>> accidently in this case) if people had tried!...
>> 
>> If there's any blame it's on me as I started the vote, but I don't see
>> the problem.
>> 
>> http://www.fusecollective.com/apache-flex/apache_flex_colors.jpg
>> provides 5 options to choose from.
>> 
>> My plan is that we select one, make that the Flex logo and move on
>> with other tasks more directly related to this project's goal.
>> 
>> There's no way everybody will agree on a logo color - it's pure
>> bikeshedding at this point, so a vote between the 5 provided options
>> is a fair way to move on, IMO.
>> 
>> -Bertrand 
> 
> 


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