Will Firefox no longer be named Firefox?

Hervé Fache Herve at lucidia.net
Mon Sep 25 20:48:01 BST 2006


Put any odd logo vaguely resembling Firefox's, call it something like
Iceweasel or ThunderFox or FireWolf or WhatEver and forget about it.

Then get back to work on Konqueror/Epiphany so Firefox can be optional
(how many MB would that save on the LiveCD? I bet it's more than Vim
;-)

Hervé.

On 9/25/06, Saad Shakhshir <saads at alum.mit.edu> wrote:
> On 9/25/06, James Hall <rio at x5g.com> wrote:
> > They only seem to be worried about using the Firefox name without the
> > Firefox logo. Using them both together will satisfy the Mozilla.
> >
> >
>
> The issue lies precisely with use of the logo.  The Firefox logo is not free
> and does not fall under the Debian Free Software Guidelines [1].  Thus
> Debian does not and will not include the logo in any of its releases.  I'm
> not sure that Ubuntu faces the same dilemma here.
>
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