[Haskell-cafe] Logo fun

Tom Lokhorst tom at lokhorst.eu
Fri Jun 12 04:47:07 EDT 2009

There's a SVG version of the logo on the wiki:

On Fri, Jun 12, 2009 at 10:39 AM, Thomas Davie<tom.davie at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 12 Jun 2009, at 10:27, Loup Vaillant wrote:
>> 2009/6/11 Thomas Davie <tom.davie at gmail.com>:
>>> Here's the logo, continuing on the batteries included theme:
>>> http://www.cs.kent.ac.uk/people/rpg/tatd2/HaskellBatteries.png
>> I'd sugest a thinner and smaller lambda, or bigger (maybe longer)
>> batteries. The + tip of the batteries should also be colored in gold.
> Hmm, I'm not sure I agree -- I think the main strength of the original logo
> is that it's simple, both in terms of all lines being the same width, and in
> terms of having only two colours used.  It means it can be adapted to all
> sorts of different colour sets (as it is on Haskell.org).
> Perhaps the correct thing to do here is to make a black/gold version for the
> haskell platform?
> I do agree with the earlier comment that the font for the +/- needs to be
> more bold, if I'd had a vector version, I would have done that.
> Bob
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