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    SubjectRe: Linux logo
    On Sat, 4 May 1996, Tyson D Sawyer wrote:

    > > > > > Check out lin64.jpg in Sunsite's incoming directory. It is
    > > > > > very well done.
    > > > >
    > > > > Does anyone with a fireproof vest and a good drawing hand want to
    > > > > try a picture of the BSD daemon flat out on the floor with stars
    > > > > around its head and a penguin in boxing gloves standing on top ?
    > >
    > > hmm. i don't think FreeBSD is the "adversary" here, but Windows 95
    > > certainly is. how about a penguin smashing in a window or something?
    > Sounds like a _much_ better idea to me!

    i always thought we were trying to fight high-priced Unixes, not
    completely different operating systems. a lot of us are stuck with Win95
    as the only way to get certain things done (word processing et al.) and
    win95/MSWord is certainly cheaper than any Unix + Framemaker or whatever
    else. (okay, maybe the win95 platform isn't as stable, but i'll take a
    little instability to save a lot of money :)

    let's have a david & goliath thing. linus can be standing with his
    slingshot over an AT&T (or Novell, or OSF, or whoever) with a big knot on
    his forehead. (personally, though, i say keep the KO'd BSDaemon. i hate
    the dumb look always on that thing's face :)


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