Use of flags (was Re: Wiki page for country)

Rahul Sundaram metherid at gmail.com
Tue Jul 13 14:28:57 UTC 2010


On 07/13/2010 07:56 PM, Máirín Duffy wrote:
> Since not all the websites have finished sites or distinctive designs,
> Jef put together a mockup using flags for each country (with the caveat
> it would need to be adjusted so the flags were a bit smaller):
>
> http://schendje.fedorapeople.org/fedoracommunity/fedoracommunity.org.flags.png
>
> I know there's a lot of sensitivity to the usage of national symbols in
> general; is it advisable to avoid the usage of flags or do you think it
> would be okay in this instance?
>   

Hard to say.  It is really dependent on the specific regions in
question.  It is better to confirm with them that the usage of flags is
uncontroversial or desirable

Rahul


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