Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

The Linux Kernel Saves Animals, Gets New Logo

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • The Linux Kernel Saves Animals, Gets New Logo

    Phoronix: The Linux Kernel Saves Animals, Gets New Logo

    Tux, the Linux penguin mascot, will be taking a break during the Linux 2.6.29 kernel cycle. Committed to the Linus's kernel tree last night is a new temporary logo known as Tuz...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=NzE1MA

  • #2
    someone save the Tasmanian Devil!

    Comment


    • #3
      The fake beak is a nice touch.

      Comment


      • #4
        I just found my new desktop background.

        Comment


        • #5
          wow your late on this news... it was decided all the way back at linuxconf.au

          also in the deal bdale garbee of debian got a shave http://ostatic.com/blog/bdale-garbee...-linux-conf-au

          the mascot was part of the bargain and was chiped in by Linus himself

          Comment


          • #6
            What about the Amur leopard? Or we should leave that honor to Apple?

            Comment


            • #7
              Originally posted by cb88 View Post
              wow your late on this news... it was decided all the way back at linuxconf.au....
              It's because Ubuntu 9.04 isn't shipping with this kernel. So, any extraneous information about this particular kernel release wasn't picked up by them.

              Comment


              • #8
                Originally posted by cb88 View Post
                wow your late on this news... it was decided all the way back at linuxconf.au
                I knew about it beforehand, but it was finally committed this week, which is what the news item was about.
                Michael Larabel
                http://www.michaellarabel.com/

                Comment


                • #9
                  lol I'd so much like something like this to be the standart linux mascot, it looks so modern...

                  Comment


                  • #10
                    This mascot is so poorly drawn that it gives a bad image to Linux and Tazmanian Devils.
                    Poor linux, poor devils, why don't any professionnal graphist care about them

                    Comment


                    • #11
                      Talking about devils, people would associate it to BSD

                      Comment


                      • #12
                        ye i admire the cause and all but surely there are better ways to "raise awareness". that phrase always seems like a cop out to me.

                        Comment


                        • #13
                          Hehe... nice one... show your claws to WinDumb

                          Comment


                          • #14
                            i think i'm gonna skip 2.6.29

                            Comment


                            • #15
                              Originally posted by Strider View Post
                              This mascot is so poorly drawn that it gives a bad image to Linux and Tazmanian Devils.
                              Poor linux, poor devils, why don't any professionnal graphist care about them
                              Yeah, I hate this mascot. Tux looks far better.

                              Comment

                              Working...
                              X