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From RGB ES <rgb.m...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Another logo needs updating: "Get it here!"
Date Sat, 20 Oct 2012 21:09:51 GMT
2012/10/20 Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org>

> On Sat, Oct 20, 2012 at 3:40 PM, jan iversen <jancasacondor@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > If we want to have the same logo all over, respin I assume would not do
> the
> > job ?
> >
>
> Sorry for the slang.   By "respin" I meant taking whatever vector
> source file (SVG, perhaps) that Drew used for that button originally,
> and then remove the "incubator" block and regenerate a bitmap for us
> to put on the website.
>
> It was intentional, at least at the time, for the "Get it here!"
> graphic to be distinct from the official project logo.  This was to
> avoid diluting the trademark.  We wanted the official project logo to
> be associated with the official website.  So if users saw it they knew
> they were dealing with an official project site.   We would then have
> thematically-related logos that could be used for various affiliate
> uses, such as on personal websites.  That was the purpose of the "Get
> it here!" logo.
>
> But that was then, this is now.   As I understand it now, ASF policy
> has evolved in this area, and it appears permissible for websites to
> use logo, provided they follow these rules:
> http://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/faq/#integrateswith
>
> But IMHO, the "Get it here!" button is still useful, since its size
> and aspect ratio, as well as the beveling, make it ideal for a
> download button.
>
> -Rob
>
> > jan.
> >
> > On 20 October 2012 21:23, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:
> >
> >> http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/get-it-here.html
> >>
> >> This logo has an integrated incubator reference in it as well.
> >>
> >> I think Drew made the most recent version of this.
> >>
> >> Anyone have the source, or can easily respin it without the "incubator"
> >> block?
> >>
> >> Thanks!
> >>
> >> -Rob
> >>
>

What about the one we use on the forums?

http://forum.openoffice.org/es/forum/styles/prosilver/imageset/AOO-download.png

It is the same from the web site plus the traditional "download arrow" on
top of the orb. Simple and clear.

Regards
Ricardo

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