[coreboot] [flashrom] New flashrom logo - please vote!

Ed Swierk eswierk at skyportsystems.com
Tue Mar 3 18:02:58 CET 2015

On Tue, Mar 3, 2015 at 5:54 AM, Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <
c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net> wrote:

> This is one of the reasons the lightning bolt of the old official logo
> looks the way it does.
> The following features had been chosen to avoid any unfortunate visual
> associations:
> - close in design to the "high voltage warning" sign used in Germany
> - a bigger distance between the two long strokes
> - the long strokes are slightly angled and not parallel
> - one of the long strokes is terminated in arrow form.
> I do like Stefan's renderings of SOIC8 chips. They represent the current
> form of hardware we're working with, and I would like to see them in
> combination with the old official lightning bolt form. That would give
> us a modern new logo and at the same time avoid any unfortunate visual
> associations.
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