[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Hinner EDV: Correct Logo Usage?

On Fri, Apr 06, 2007 at 08:50:20PM +0200, Toni Mueller wrote:

> perchange I came across this web page:

>   http://www.hinner.de/linux/

> I was surprised that he uses the Official Logo instead of the Open
> Logo, and wrote to him about it, stating that my reading of this web
> page

>   http://www.debian.org/logos/

> and his web pages should generally not warrant the usage of the
> Official Logo unless he has a special permit.

> He wrote back, saying that he sees no reason to stop using the Official
> Logo...


> so, I now seek your opinion about it.

Please escalate this to the DPL and/or SPI.  He certainly doesn't have a
legal right to use that logo, and there's no reason that he should be using
it except to incorrectly imply Debian's endorsement of his website.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

Reply to: