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Re: [libreoffice-marketing] DVD material updated


Hello Fabian

Well yes it does clear up misunderstandings. In the future we will issue
logos without "The Document Foundation" written on it for people who wish to
distribute tailored labels. My offer that you design the official label
still stands, however.

best,
Charles.

2011/1/30 Fabián Rodríguez <magicfab@member.fsf.org>

> On 01/30/2011 09:12 AM, Charles-H. Schulz wrote:
> > Fabian
> >
> > I'm sorry I am going to look and sound like this is criticism but as you
> may
> > have heard we are working on a trademark policy.
> > I am unclear in fact whether you are designing something that can be
> > considered an official label for LibreOffice DVD or if it's just "your"
> own
> > label.
> >
> > - if you want it to be official then I would only suggest ou take away
> your
> > name and just put "The Document Foundation" instead (btw, I don't like
> the
> > font there, but that's just my personal taste). (this option is the
> easiest
> > and it would mean we would have one official label now!)
> > - if it's just your label, we are coming up with a logo that does not
> > display "the Document Foundation " underneath the LibreOffice mention but
> if
> > you can come up with one, then you're welcome to do so... :-)
> >
> > Best,
> > Charles.
> Hi Charles,
>
> Thank you for your comments - don't be sorry! :) As I've mentioned
> before this is for a very specific use and I am aware of other
> developments regarding the trademark. Unfortunately I printed my labels
> and put them on DVDs last night so these will go as-is.
>
> I am not sure how else I can make clear this label (and DVD structure)
> is my own other than the fact it's in my wiki space, has clear
> attribution and licensing, and I have explained all the process to
> create it publically.
>
> I am following trademark developments closely and my label will change
> accordingly either when I notice or when I am asked to (I have
> subscribed relevant wiki pages too). I am not producing 3000 DVDs right
> away! I am also limited by my own capacity to burn, print labels & stick
> them on DVDs, manually. BTW I used the original fonts as indicated in
> the branding page (which I had to trace back, translate licensing
> information from Japanese and update in our own wiki).
>
> Regarding my name, it's there precisely to indicate this is not
> distributed by TDF and this production (~50 DVDs) will be
> hand-distributed with a clear indication that I produced them myself (if
> people don't get to read the whole text on the DVD). Of course I am also
> promoting my services and bundling this with a (free) workshop.
>
> I hope this clears up any misunderstandings. I also hope part of this
> discussion is useful for other DVD distributors.
>
> Cheers,
>
> --
> Fabián Rodríguez
> http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/User:MagicFab
>
>
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Re: [libreoffice-marketing] DVD material updatedFabián Rodríguez <magicfab@member.fsf.org>
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[libreoffice-marketing] DVD material updatedFabián Rodríguez <magicfab@member.fsf.org>
Re: [libreoffice-marketing] DVD material updated"Charles-H. Schulz" <charles.schulz@documentfoundation.org>
Re: [libreoffice-marketing] DVD material updatedFabián Rodríguez <magicfab@member.fsf.org>
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