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From "Chris A. Mattmann (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (GORA-3) A logo for Gora
Date Thu, 14 Oct 2010 02:17:32 GMT

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Chris A. Mattmann commented on GORA-3:
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Hey Andrew,

I think this looks great -- why don't you commit it to the source? Could you also take a look
at GORA-4? I think Enis started working on a Forrest [1] version of website. We could probably
easily integrate this logo in as soon as its in the source tree.

My +1 to commit...

Cheers,
Chris

> A logo for Gora
> ---------------
>
>                 Key: GORA-3
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/GORA-3
>             Project: Gora
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>            Reporter: Enis Soztutar
>         Attachments: gora-3_v1.jpg, gora-3_v1.png, gora-3_v1.svg
>
>
> So we need a logo for Gora.
> As you might know, we have chosen the name "Gora" from a vast number of alternatives,
since it was nice, short, easy to pronounce and remember. Also at hindsight, it can be the
long form of "Generic Object Representation using Avro", or smt like that. Anyway, Gora was
the name of Dogacan's dog, so we can have some kind of a dog in the logo. But it is not that
critical.
> What I would like is for the logo to look in the vein of the logo's for Hadoop and its
subprojects. We can have Gora or Apache Gora text embedded to the logo. However, the logo
and the text can also be separate. 
> We all love the cute little elephant that is Hadoop :  http://hadoop.apache.org/
> And Hive logo is actually kind of clever : http://hadoop.apache.org/hive/
> Also Mahout logo is nice : http://mahout.apache.org/
> Here are some images that look like the dog :
> http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&biw=1680&bih=795&gbv=2&tbs=isch%3A1&sa=1&q=akba%C5%9F+kangal&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai=
> It would be best if we can prepare the logo in vector format, and bitmaps in various
sizes.
> Finally, Gora is a way to represent and persist data, using Hadoop, Avo, HBase, SQL,
Cassandra, etc, so we can reflect that in the logo if needed. 
> We have a friend that is working on something, I will upload the it soon. 

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