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On Thu, Jun 6, 2019 at 4:58 PM Matthew Farina <matt@...
While I’m not a lawyer, I wonder if this violates the trademark rules. https://www.linuxfoundation.org/trademark-usage/
Do not use a logo of The Linux Foundation on posters, brochures, signs, websites, or other marketing materials to promote your events, products or services without written permission from The Linux Foundation.
Just thinking out loud.
On Jun 6, 2019, at 4:51 PM, alexis richardson <alexis@...
The site doesn't say "applied for CNCF and was rejected". This is anexample of "lying by omission". It is not OK.On Thu, Jun 6, 2019 at 9:49 PM Shannon Williams <shannon@...> wrote:
+1 – feels like an inappropriate use of the logo. @Dan Kohn – anything we can do to stop that?
From: cncf-toc@... <cncf-toc@...> On Behalf Of David McKay via Lists.Cncf.Io
Sent: Thursday, June 6, 2019 1:40 PM
To: Josh M <josh.michielsen@...>
Subject: Re: [cncf-toc] netdata shitshow
While not "technically" incorrect, I understand what Alexis is saying; it seems like unethical wording used intentionally to cause inferences towards being CNCF supported/approved/certified.
IIRC, they did try to become a CNCF project and had no sponsors.
A quick Google shows that they're using this "endorsement" actively in their marketing campaigns:
On Thu, 6 Jun 2019, 13:30 Josh M, <josh.michielsen@...> wrote:
It's technically not wrong I guess....
On Thu, 6 Jun 2019, 9:28 pm alexis richardson, <alexis@...> wrote:
"Netdata is in the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) landscape
and it is the 3rd most starred open-source project. Check the CNCF TOC
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