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The logo is also available as a favicon : http://wiki.postgresql.org/favicon.ico
 
The logo is also available as a favicon : http://wiki.postgresql.org/favicon.ico
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== Why elephant? ==
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In the email thread postgreSQL and history of relational databases, Oleg Bartunov states that the logo idea probably originated from a [http://www.pgsql.ru/db/mw/msg.html?mid=1238939 PostgreSQL logo] thread on the pgsql-hackers mailing list. Quote:
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{{quotation | [...] but if you want an animal-based logo, how about some sort of elephant? After all, as the Agatha Christie title read, elephants can remember ... | Yang }}
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@see http://dba.stackexchange.com/q/35325/20510
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Revision as of 10:23, 24 February 2013

The PostgreSQL logo is an elephant, known as "Slonik". Multiple versions of the logo are available.

Use of the logo is subject to our Trademark Policy.

Contents

3-color elephant

Single-color elephant

1 color blue

1 color white

'favicon'

The logo is also available as a favicon : http://wiki.postgresql.org/favicon.ico

Why elephant?

In the email thread postgreSQL and history of relational databases, Oleg Bartunov states that the logo idea probably originated from a PostgreSQL logo thread on the pgsql-hackers mailing list. Quote:

[...] but if you want an animal-based logo, how about some sort of elephant? After all, as the Agatha Christie title read, elephants can remember ...

Yang

@see http://dba.stackexchange.com/q/35325/20510

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