[pypy-dev] Why isn't the PyPy logo Ouroboros(Snake biting its tail)?

Carl Friedrich cfbolz at gmx.de
Mon Oct 19 10:21:19 CEST 2009


Khalid Shahin wrote:
> I'm asking someone on the inside and I hope I got the right email 
> address since this is the only one I could find.

That's totally the right address, welcome!

> The current PyPy logo seems kind of plain. And Ouroboros is a symbol of 
> snake biting its tail and represents a cycle, a re-creation of itself, 
> or a self-reference. Which would fit nicely in the PyPy logo.
 >
 > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ouroboros
 >

I always understood "P" of the current PyPy logo to be or to at least 
hint at an Ouroboros. Maybe that's only me though.

> If you like the idea I can create concept art for it.

Concept art sounds good.

Cheers,

Carl Friedrich



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