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Re: Old SGI penguin logo

To: "Kevin D. Kissell" <kevink@mips.com>
Subject: Re: Old SGI penguin logo
From: Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org>
Date: Thu, 5 Dec 2002 16:43:32 +0100 (MET)
Cc: Guido Guenther <agx@sigxcpu.org>, Linux/MIPS Development <linux-mips@linux-mips.org>
In-reply-to: <005b01c29c74$91049050$10eca8c0@grendel>
Original-recipient: rfc822;linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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On Thu, 5 Dec 2002, Kevin D. Kissell wrote:
> > On Thu, Dec 05, 2002 at 01:10:09PM +0100, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> > > On Thu, 5 Dec 2002, Kevin D. Kissell wrote:
> > [..snip..] 
> > > > Given that we're working on a port to MIPS, not 
> > > > SGI, wouldn't it be more appropriate?
> > > 
> > > Yes, if some talented person can create a nice penguin/mips logo, that 
> > > would be
> > > nice.
> > Can we keep the SGI logo for the SGI IP22, IP27 & IP32 subarchitectures?
> >  -- Guido
> 
> I would hope so - and I'd hope that the DECstation guys can keep
> their DEC logos if they like - but I've found it irksome for a long time

Sure you can! All my patch did was replace the old SGI logo by the new logo,
which is also used on mips64.

> that whenever I boot my Malta with a graphics head, I get an SGI
> logo...

All it needs is someone with the GIMP, artistic talents, and my pnmtologo
program.

Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

                                                Geert

--
Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@linux-m68k.org

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
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