Re: Linux logo

Albert Cahalan (
Mon, 13 May 1996 22:00:26 -0400 (EDT)

>> for the 2.0 logo competition (see the suggestions at
>>, most
>> of these aren't logos - they are *pictures* that look nice on a
>> computer screen, but are hopeless as a logo. If something is to be
>> a useful logo, a minimum requirement must be that it looks good
>> *on paper*, not only on a monitor.
> At the moment a few people are working on a very nice penguin that does
> scale, does seem to shrink down and doesnt seem to look too much like other
> people's logos. At the end of the day its up to Linus but I think we may
> be getting somewhere
> Alan

I swore I wouldn't add to this thread but...

Penguins have a pointy beak, and I think the head shape is different.
The one at looks too much like
Homer Simpson. Other than that, it is very well done.