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Subject: Re: [boost] Proposal for new variants of the Boost logo.
From: Patrick Horgan (phorgan1_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-02-10 21:07:05

Robert Ramey wrote:
> I originally spawned this thread with an observation regarding what I felt
> was inappropriate usage of boost logo.
That WAS you, wasn't it:) See what you stirred up? <grin;>
> One can use any other logo he wants
> for any purpose he wants as far as I'm concerned. After all, it's still a
> free country. My only suggestion is that copyright the boost
> logo - ( Last time I looked - this cost $25 - its probably more now) and
> create a policy for it's usage.
Is it like a written work which is copyright upon creation with
registering only of use if the ownership might come into doubt? If so,
then I wouldn't see the need because boost has demonstrated ownership

> That would satisfy my concerns and I don't think we or anyone else has the
> authority to enforce some other logo on anyone else.


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