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Re: Call for logos for DebConf20 Online

Hi all,

I wish everyone is well.

I would like to state that Jeff's proposal[1] is very good,
considering that Debian is made by network/online, but this moment
says: #StayAtHome or #DebConfAtHome

The element of a house and Debian inside is very significant for me.
Guidance around the world to save as many lives as possible.

If there is no rejection, all of my submitted proposals could be
disregarded if they open for voting. (So sorry for this).

[1] https://wiki.debian.org/DebConf/20/Artwork/LogoProposals?action=AttachFile&do=view&target=debconf20-jeff.svg

In the beginning, when I started collaborating with Art on Debian, we
did it in the form of competitions. But it has been a long time since
there is a lot of sense, there are many good designers helping the
project and I have observed that competition is more a way to keep
them away than to add. For this reason, I believe that we have evolved
and I hope that the theme of the next Debian release and or even of
the next DebConf, can be done following the principles of
Collaboration and not more disputes with several proposals.

That this discussion may be part of some other time or list,
unfortunately I am not comfortable following it for now. The important
thing is to recognize that there is no dispute for the best proposal,
if not, an intention to collaborate with the project and everyone is
able, those who do not master the graphic tools can collaborate with
concepts, ideas; Those who master the handling of graphics software,
collaborate in making the idea presentable / usable.

Valessio Brito

On Mon, Jun 15, 2020 at 8:56 PM Stefano Rivera <stefanor@debian.org> wrote:
> DebConf 20 pivoted to being online, but that left it with a very boring
> logo: https://debconf20.debconf.org/
> We can do better than this :)
> However we don't have very long. So if you have any ideas, please get
> them together this week. You won't have to try very hard to beat the
> current one.
> Requirements:
> 1. Must be licensed DFSG-free
> 2. Must include some reference to the Debian swirl
> 3. Should work in small and large scale
> 4. SVG format please.
> Either email suggestions to me directly, or add them to:
> https://wiki.debian.org/DebConf/20/Artwork/LogoProposals
> The deadline is: Sunday June 21 2020 AoE.
> We'll look at the proposals in the #debconf-team meeting in IRC on
> Monday.
> The ideas submitted so far aren't SVGs. But we'll need the final logo to
> be an SVG.
> Sorry about the short notice. We'd like to get some t-shirts made, so we
> can't leave this too late.
> SR
> --
> Stefano Rivera
>   http://tumbleweed.org.za/
>   +1 415 683 3272

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