From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-02-07 12:33:39
on Thu Feb 07 2008, Rene Rivera <grafikrobot-AT-gmail.com> wrote:
> David Abrahams wrote:
>> on Thu Feb 07 2008, "John Maddock" <john-AT-johnmaddock.co.uk> wrote:
>>> Beman Dawes wrote:
>>>> The Open Source Initiative provides "Open Source" and "OSI Certified"
>>>> logos we could use on the Boost home page.
>>>> See http://www.opensource.org/trademark for the HTML markup and
>>>> conditions of use.
>>>> See http://www.opensource.org/trademarks/opensource and
>>>> http://www.opensource.org/trademarks/osi-certified for the logos
>>>> themselves, in various formats and sizes.
>>>> Should we include one of the OSI logos on the web site's home page?
>>> Yes +1
> It would make more contextual sense to put that in the license page
> <http://beta.boost.org/users/license.html>. And adding a FAQ entry to
> explain the OSI certification.
>>>> Which one?
>>> Both? :-)
>> Might be a good idea, actually.
>>>> I vote "yes", and prefer the "OSI Certified" logo.
>>> If we have to stick to one only, then yes that one.
>>> Can we modify the Boostbook stylesheets to put these in the footer
>> Yes of course we can.
> Note that OSI "insist[s] and ask[s]" that the images be linked to their
> site. So including them in the docs would either go against their
> wishes/instructions or cause loading problems for off-line viewing.
I don't think the problems caused would be serious enough to worry
about. If there's no image available, you get a box that says "OSI
-- Dave Abrahams Boost Consulting http://boost-consulting.com
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