[PD] logo or icon?? (my opinion)

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Wed Oct 22 20:57:28 CEST 2003

I think that a pixel editor is a very different mindset than Pd.  So I  
think that the icon should be designed in Pd so that it better  
represents Pd.  The software one uses most definitely affects the  


On Wednesday, Oct 22, 2003, at 13:03 America/New_York, Andre Schmidt  

> don't quite understand why i should create a pixel editor with pd to  
> get the same result as with an "icon editor" program ???
> -andre
> Marc Lavallée wrote:
>> On Wed, Oct 22, 2003 at 09:43:39AM -0400, Hans-Christoph Steiner  
>> wrote:
>>> I think we are talking about a logo from which icons will be made.   
>>> I  think the yin/yang came up because it looks like the letters Pd,  
>>> but I  agree, I don't see a strong connection to Pd.  I personally  
>>> think that  the icon should be designed in Pd, since Pd is all about  
>>> creating media.
>> I agree. Since pd is "graphically challenged", the logos and icons  
>> should
>> be designed accordingly. Included is my pd icon, made with pd on Linux
>> (it's only 137 bytes). Earlier this summer, I installed the actual
>> pure-data.org logo, made by patrick at 11h11.com.
>> --
>> Marc
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