Trademarks

A few of you may have seen the recent blogstorm about trademarks
surrounding "Rails", "Ruby on Rails", and the rails logo.

  [1] http://www.rubyinside.com/david-heinemeier-hansson-says-no-to-use-of-rails-logo-567.html
  [2] http://rethink.unspace.ca/2007/7/23/beginning-rails-from-novice-to-professional

Since those are owned by DHH, could we have an 'official' document
regarding acceptable usage? Something along the lines of

  http://www.apple.com/legal/trademark/guidelinesfor3rdparties.html

There are many sites out there using the trademarked phrases and logo,
so it would be useful to know what usages are OK in a canonical
document.

Courtenay

(oh man, I'm so stupid, I originally sent this to the old core list
instead of the new one.. d'oh!)

There are many sites out there using the trademarked phrases and logo,
so it would be useful to know what usages are OK in a canonical
document.

Yeah, we'll get something drawn up for those cases, definitely makes sense.

(oh man, I'm so stupid, I originally sent this to the old core list
instead of the new one.. d'oh!)

I don't think postfix runs on that box anymore, so I doubt you spammed
everyone on the old list :slight_smile: