[Team] naming the Linux-libre artwork

Fabianne Balvedi fabs at estudiolivre.org
Wed Apr 15 10:14:51 UTC 2009

When I just saw the page, I thought they were the same,
stux and freetz, so I dint't get the idea why there should be
two mascots or two names for the same mascot.
Also I dont't know where the name freetz came from,
so If I have to pick one, I'd stick with the stuck :)


On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 3:03 AM, Alexandre Oliva <lxoliva at fsfla.org> wrote:
> Just chatted with Tomás Solar.  We found a need to name the penguins.
> 'the one hanging on the line to dry', 'the one with the towel and brush'
> just didn't cut it any more.
> (If you have no idea of what I'm talking about, visit
> http://linux-libre.fsfla.org to see the artwork)
> We agreed on Freetz for the latter.
> I figured the former might as well be named Stux.
> I'm inclined to adopt Freetz as our official mascot.  If you think
> that's a terrible idea, please holler ASAP, 'cause I'd like to print
> T-shirts with him next month.
> Lux is totally awesome, but I think we're better off saving him for
> humor.
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