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From David Johnson <>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] PhoneGap for Apache Incubator
Date Fri, 07 Oct 2011 13:19:18 GMT
Don't mean to throw a monkey-wrench, but you also need to come up with a new name for PhoneGap's
Dave Johnson or there will be mucho confusion.

- Dave Johnson

On Oct 7, 2011, at 9:05 AM, Jukka Zitting wrote:

> Hi Brian,
> On Thu, Oct 6, 2011 at 10:35 PM, Brian LeRoux <> wrote:
>> I think there are still some questions around the Weinre source licenses.
> As Christian already noted, the licensing questions can well be
> resolved during incubation. My initial quick review of Weinre didn't
> bring up anything too troublesome, so
>> Some brainstorms going on over naming on the phonegap mailinglist too.
> Yep, I noticed that. It would be nice if we could avoid too many name
> changes along the way, so if you think it's likely for another good
> name coming up and reaching consensus in near future then it probably
> would make sense to wait until that. On the other hand I think Apache
> Callback is already a pretty good name, and there is precedent of
> incubating projects still changing their names before graduation when
> trademark or other concerns have come up.
>> What would be normal here? Wait until the start of next week perhaps?
> There's no immediate rush to do this, but unless you see movement on
> the naming front I don't see much need for waiting.
> Do you want to start the VOTE thread, or should I take care of it?
> Voting at Apache is semi-formalized, so there are a few technicalities
> to take into account. Most notably the message subject should start
> with "[VOTE]" and the message should contain all relevant details
> (i.e. copy of the proposal) of the matter at hand. The vote should
> last at least 72 hours and be open to anyone. However, only votes from
> the Incubator PMC members are considered binding. See [1] for
> background on voting at Apache, and [2] for a recent good example of
> an Incubator acceptance vote.
> [1]
> [2]
> BR,
> Jukka Zitting
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