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Re: Idea of a Debian Mascot [Was: FW: Bits from the DPL: FTP assistants, marketing team, init scripts, elections]

On Wed, Feb 27, 2008 at 09:06:37PM -0500, Douglas A. Tutty wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 26, 2008 at 09:41:24PM +0200, Andrei Popescu wrote:
> > ----- Forwarded message from Sam Hocevar <leader@debian.org> -----
> >    I also would like to spend some Debian money on a contest, similar to
> > the FreeBSD logo contest [2], to create a friendly mascot for the Debian
> > project (in a similar way to the Linux penguin or the GNU gnu) that we
> > can use where the logo is not enough. More on this in a few days.
> > 
> The Debian Swirl reminds me of some kind of worm or shellfish.
> The Debian HookWorm?
> The Debian RingWorm?  Digs into your Sole (Soul)?  Lord of the RingWorm?
> The Debian Tapeworm?  Makes you hungry for more!
> The Debian Krill?  (Eaten by Puffy?)
> Can't call it the Debian Shrimp since its nees so much memory...
> For computers with Muscle!  (more a problem with Linux 2.6.xx rather
> than Debian itself).
> The Debian Swirl, as relaxing as a whirlpool.

I love the cream swirling into the coffee graphic that was a
bootsplash at some point. Don't know if it's still around, but it sure
captures my image of debian.


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