Legal issues with LAMP Logos

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Thu Sep 21 18:21:00 UTC 2006

Am Freitag, den 22.09.2006, 00:03 +0600 schrieb Gayal:
> I m having a legal issue in using the LAMP(Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP)
> Logos in a printed media advertisement.
> The questions  are;
> 1. Whether it's possible to use the logos in a printed media without
> the proper approval from the mother companies. 
> 2. In the case of Linux Logo or GNU logo, from whom can i get prior
> approval.
> 3. If Redhat or Ubuntu is listed is it necessary to get the approval
> from them even after mentioning that these logos are the Trademarks of
> the following companies. 
> 4. In such cases, can anybody in Sri Lanka sue the institute or the
> media or the person who's putting up the advertisement.
> Thankyou,
> -- 
> Gayal Rupasinghe

This is the wrong list.

Since the logos aren't GPLed, you need to contact the companies of each
of the logos directly.

Or use Google, e.g.

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