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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] Get your Open MPI schwag!
From: Ralph Castain (rhc_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-10-25 09:21:32


Like I said, if we use his name, we'd first have to get his permission. Just "Chuck" is okay as that doesn't identify a specific individual, but his full name would require his okay.

Some people are fine with non-profits doing so. Others require compensation, which we really don't want to get into.

On Oct 25, 2013, at 4:13 AM, Mike Dubman <miked_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> i see, it makes sense.
>
> new proposal for back side:
>
> no pictures, just slogan:
>
> If Chuck says you need OpenMPI, you need OpenMPI.
>
> -- certified by Chuck Norris.
>
> what do you say?
>
>
>
> On Fri, Oct 25, 2013 at 12:40 PM, Ralph Castain <rhc_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> I'm afraid that picture is copyrighted, Mike. While I enjoy the enthusiasm, I actually suspect we would get into trouble using Chuck Norris' name without first obtaining his permission.
>
> On Oct 25, 2013, at 2:28 AM, Mike Dubman <miked_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>
>> ok, so - here is a final proposal:
>>
>> front:
>> small OMPI logo, under it slogan: OpenMPI - Breaking the Barriers!
>>
>> back side:
>>
>> small medum picture of http://www.deviantart.com/art/chuck-norris-stamp-of-approval-184646710
>>
>> with text below:
>>
>> OpenMPI: Leading Parallel Computing Framework, since 2003...
>>
>>
>> comments?
>>
>> too modest?
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Oct 24, 2013 at 5:38 AM, Damien Hocking <damien_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> Heheheheh.
>>
>> Chuck Norris has zero latency and infinite bandwidth.
>> Chuck Norris is a hardware implementation only. Software is for sissys.
>> Chuck Norris's version of MPI_IRecv just gives you the answer.
>> Chuck Norris has a 128-bit memory space.
>> Chuck Norris's Law says Chuck Norris gets twice as amazing every 18 months.
>> Chuck Norris is infinitely scalable.
>> MPI_COMM_WORLD is only a small part of Chuck Norris's mind.
>> Chuck Norris can power Exascale. Twice.
>>
>> :-)
>>
>> Damien
>>
>>
>> On 23/10/2013 4:26 PM, Shamis, Pavel wrote:
>> +1 for Chuck Norris
>>
>> Pavel (Pasha) Shamis
>> ---
>> Computer Science Research Group
>> Computer Science and Math Division
>> Oak Ridge National Laboratory
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Oct 23, 2013, at 1:12 PM, Mike Dubman <miked_at_[hidden]<mailto:miked_at_[hidden]>> wrote:
>>
>> maybe to add some nice/funny slogan on the front under the logo, and cool picture on the back.
>> some of community members are still in early twenties (and counting) . .... :)
>>
>> shall we open a contest for good slogan to put? and mid-size pict to put on the back side?
>>
>> - living the parallel world
>> - iOMPI
>> - OpenMPI - breaking the barriers!
>> ...
>> for the mid-sized back-side picture, I suggest chuck norris, you can`t beat it.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Oct 23, 2013 at 7:48 PM, John Hearns <hearnsj_at_[hidden]<mailto:hearnsj_at_[hidden]>> wrote:
>>
>> OpenMPI aprons. Nice! Good to wear when cooking up those Chef recipes. (Did I really just say that...)
>>
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