maven-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Stephen Connolly <stephen.alan.conno...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: New logo?
Date Tue, 14 Jan 2014 12:52:11 GMT
maven-21 in context:
http://people.apache.org/~stephenc/maven-logo-contest/maven-21-in-context.png


On 14 January 2014 12:18, Stephen Connolly
<stephen.alan.connolly@gmail.com>wrote:

> I thought a hand-drawn font using straight lines only might look good with
> the teepee
>
> maven-21:
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/download/attachments/38569278/maven-21.png?version=1&modificationDate=1389701827196&api=v2
>
>
> On 14 January 2014 12:08, Stephen Connolly <
> stephen.alan.connolly@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Putting maven-20 in context, you get:
>>
>>
>> http://people.apache.org/~stephenc/maven-logo-contest/maven-20-in-context.png
>>
>>
>> On 14 January 2014 10:37, Stephen Connolly <
>> stephen.alan.connolly@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> My wife had a suggestion... why not make the M in maven out of two tee
>>> pees... linking in with the Apache theme...
>>>
>>> So I present
>>>
>>> maven-19:
>>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/download/attachments/38569278/maven-19.png?version=1&modificationDate=1389695638903&api=v2
>>>
>>> and finding a use for the feather
>>>
>>> maven-20:
>>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/download/attachments/38569278/maven-20.png?version=1&modificationDate=1389695654233&api=v2
>>>
>>>
>>> On 14 January 2014 10:35, Stephen Connolly <
>>> stephen.alan.connolly@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> As a homage to Roy's wife, may I present
>>>>
>>>> maven-18:
>>>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/download/attachments/38569278/maven-18.png?version=1&modificationDate=1389695623134&api=v2
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 13 January 2014 15:36, Lyons, Roy <Roy.Lyons@cmegroup.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> I asked my wife on the drive to the train today what animal she thinks
>>>>> fits Maven.  Her response made me chuckle.
>>>>>
>>>>> Without hesitation, she said "Honey Badger"
>>>>>
>>>>> When I asked why, she said that Honey Badgers are part of nature and
>>>>> generally do their thing nicely -- but if you piss it off, things will
>>>>> get
>>>>> really really bad...  She said she had the same experience with Maven.
>>>>>  It
>>>>> works nicely, but if you try to do something really non-standard, you
>>>>> will
>>>>> feel its wrath :)
>>>>>
>>>>> Heh.
>>>>>
>>>>> Anyhow, I thought it was funny enough to share - not really a serious
>>>>> consideration to make a Honey Badger our mascot.
>>>>>
>>>>> On 1/10/14 1:20 AM, "Kristian Rosenvold" <kristian.rosenvold@gmail.com
>>>>> >
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> >I think the association-work around what maven /is/ is a great way
to
>>>>> >approach a logo contest elsewhere. I have worked with some great
>>>>> graphic
>>>>> >designers in my time, and the kind input the good ones want are
>>>>> typically
>>>>> >related around your thoughts/feelings around the product rather than
>>>>> which
>>>>> >particular animal you prefer, which is a bit of a secondary kind
of
>>>>> input
>>>>> >along with all different kinds of other constraints/ideas (the boss
>>>>> >prefers
>>>>> >blue).
>>>>> >
>>>>> >When I first encountered maven I had come to the realization that
all
>>>>> my
>>>>> >ant projects were basically the same, and that there was no reason
for
>>>>> >customizing
>>>>> >what was basically a standard process. So maven gives me associations
>>>>> to a
>>>>> >mass-production line at a factory, rather than a tailor making
>>>>> individual
>>>>> >processes. Furthermore, the lifecycle amplifies the idea of a
>>>>> >conveyor-belt
>>>>> >mass-production line; all parts move through the same conveyor belt
>>>>> >process, stopping at
>>>>> >individual stages to get work done. I would almost be willing to
>>>>> think of
>>>>> >a
>>>>> >waterfall (Uh-oh...)
>>>>> >
>>>>> >So it would appear to me that I'm not thinking of an animal at all
!
>>>>> >
>>>>> >Kristian
>>>>> >
>>>>> >
>>>>> >
>>>>> >
>>>>> >
>>>>> >
>>>>> >
>>>>> >2014/1/9 Mark H. Wood <mwood@iupui.edu>
>>>>> >
>>>>> >> On Thu, Jan 09, 2014 at 09:32:54AM -0600, Curtis Rueden wrote:
>>>>> >> > All of the logos are OK, but none of them really symbolize
>>>>> anything in
>>>>> >> > particular about Maven. IMO the best logos encapsulate
the
>>>>> purpose of
>>>>> >>the
>>>>> >> > project somehow, either overtly, covertly or both.
>>>>> >>
>>>>> >> Good point.  I was associating with the name "Maven", looking
for a
>>>>> >> symbol of in-depth understanding of a specialized field.
>>>>> >>
>>>>> >> http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/maven
>>>>> >>
>>>>> >> So, what does Maven do?  It passes unique source and object
code
>>>>> >> inputs through a standardized process, guided by an expression
of
>>>>> the
>>>>> >> relationships among those inputs, to assemble a well-specified
>>>>> >> configuration of runnable code.  What does that look like?
>>>>> >>
>>>>> >> --
>>>>> >> Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer   mwood@IUPUI.Edu
>>>>> >> Machines should not be friendly.  Machines should be obedient.
>>>>> >>
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@maven.apache.org
>>>>> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@maven.apache.org
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message