Origin of Tux the Penguin Logo?
Hello, new bee here. I was wondering if anyone knows why a penguin was chosen as the Linux logo? I like Tux and think he's cool, but from a marketing standpoint, isn't a "flightless" bird kind of like a car company namning a new model "Impact"?
Maybe Linux Marketing can use a sloglan like,
"If your old OS doesn't fly and just sux,
switch to Linux and leave the flying to Tux."
Thank you. I'm here all week.