Re: Ongoing Firefox (and Thunderbird) Trademark problems
On Wed, Jun 15, 2005 at 09:38:34AM +0200, Julien BLACHE wrote:
> Wouter Verhelst <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> *Their* trademark policy. Maybe the emphasis should have been there in
> >> the first place.
> > Do you know the history of the Adamantix project?
> > It's a Debian derivative which was called 'TrustedDebian' at first.
> > I 'vaguely' recall something about the DPL requesting they change their
> > name...
> > How is this different?
> The name "TrustedSomething" implies that the Something in question
> isn't secure. That's what got told to them, and they were asked to
> change their name. It's all in the -project archives.
> Very different from the Mozilla situation.
I disagree. They used our trademark in a way which we did not approve,
and we asked them to change their name.
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