[Mageia-artwork] Design for Mageia 2

Max Quarterpleen bogusman222 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 2 16:38:53 CEST 2012

Also, I tried CCing this to the council list and was denied because I am
not subscribed, even though I am.
So until we get that little bit fixed, could somebody please CC this to

On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 5:36 PM, Max Quarterpleen <bogusman222 at gmail.com>wrote:

> Are we or are we not allowed to change the colors of the logo?
> If so, to what colors can we change it?
> Here we are, after having been chastised for manipulating the logo in the
> installer screens trying to do our damnedest not to manipulate the logo for
> the background and still make it look good. And then you come in and say
> "oh, but what about *this*?"
> I wish that this were better defined, and that the council members had
> gotten involve earlier in the process.
> Same deal with the installer screens. You can't sit there silently
> throughout the whole creative process, and then come in at the deadline and
> say "no, we can't do that".
> That hurts, a lot.
> It means that all of the work we have been doing until now isn't good
> enough. And when I do take initiative and reach out to council members
> asking "*this* is what we want to do, is that OK with you?" I get volumes
> of silence. But then, a week before everything needs to be finished you
> guys come in and say "Oh, what's been going on? This? no, that's not good
> enough".
> It's enough to make one resentful.
> On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 5:00 PM, Romain d'Alverny <rdalverny at gmail.com>wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 11:39, Donald Stewart <watersnowrock at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > Background wise, its just a matter of putting the chosen logo on,
>> > which will not take me long.
>> > I wont pass judgement until I have seen the white monochrome logo,
>> > however I was planning on trying with a greyscale one.
>> Go ahead. I pushed a white/transparent mageia logo in
>> http://www.mageia.org/g/media/logo/mageia-2011_white_transparent.png
>> and http://www.mageia.org/g/media/logo/mageia-2011_white_transparent.svg.
>> This is very rough, but here's a comparison sample with a white
>> printout of the logo:
>> http://www.2shared.com/photo/NdO_P4fk/mga-wp-logo-testing.html .
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