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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: [Cava] Suitable name search
Date Tue, 19 Feb 2019 13:50:29 GMT
+1 keeping as-is.

> On Feb 18, 2019, at 1:28 PM, Antoine Toulme <antoine@toulme.name> wrote:
> 
> First, a heartfelt thank you to all for participating in this discussion.
> 
> I am tempted to keep Cava _for now_ given this late feedback, and proceed to proposing
the project.
> To be more precise, I recommend we get the project into the incubator with this name.
We can change the name of the project 3 to 6 months in.
> 
> We have so far received significant interest from the Apache community and others, and
it looks like we can go from there.
> 
> John, good point on this website, kava.io. I note the company is named Kava Labs Inc.
and their GitHub is Kava-Labs.
> https://github.com/Kava-Labs
> It also looks like their code is in the crypto domain, but more on the interchange/wallet
side and written in Go and TypeScript.
> I’ll add them to the list when performing the suitable name search item on Jira.
> 
> I am going to give everyone 48 hours to voice strong opinions against this approach.
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Antoine
> 
>> On Feb 18, 2019, at 9:04 AM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org> wrote:
>> 
>> If the project is already known as Cava and is looking to move to Apache, I
>> would recommend starting off as Cava.  I can see that there's already a
>> presence for it - https://github.com/ConsenSys/cava
>> 
>> However, I can see there's a pretty strong conflict on the name -
>> https://kava.io/
>> 
>> John
>> 
>> On Mon, Feb 18, 2019 at 11:43 AM Serge Huber <shuber@apache.org> wrote:
>> 
>>> I agree that it doesn't matter if it "meant" something, you can simply
>>> forget the original meaning.
>>> 
>>> So it could mean "Cryptographic Java"
>>> 
>>> Here are other suggestions, because I like have the block and/or in the
>>> name :)
>>> 
>>> - Blockava
>>> - Blockva
>>> - Chainava
>>> 
>>> Please note I didn't do any proper name search for the above :)
>>> 
>>> Regards,
>>> Serge...
>>> 
>>> On Mon, Feb 18, 2019 at 5:32 PM Jim Jagielski <jim@jagunet.com> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Consensus Java :)
>>>> 
>>>>> On Feb 16, 2019, at 1:59 PM, Antoine Toulme <antoine@toulme.name>
>>> wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>> I explained it in the proposal and the original thread, Cava stands
>>> for “ConsenSys Java”, after Guava.
>>>>> 
>>>>> It’s not a bad name per se, so let’s add it to the proposals.
>>>>> 
>>>>>> On Feb 16, 2019, at 9:58 AM, Henry Saputra <henry.saputra@gmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> From last thread, I was not sure why Cava was not a suitable name?
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> If there is a concern about trademarked name, the community can
>>> always go
>>>>>> with Apache Cava name.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> - Henry
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> On Fri, Feb 15, 2019, 5:21 PM Antoine Toulme <antoine@toulme.name
>>> wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Thank you Anu.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> I’ll add your proposal to mine and start a vote Monday if that’s
>>> agreeable.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Antoine
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> On Feb 13, 2019, at 12:03 PM, Anu Engineer <
>>> aengineer@hortonworks.com>
>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> I would like to suggest “Jal”, in reference to Indra’s
net (or Indra
>>>>>>> jal) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indra%27s_net
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> From the link:
>>>>>>>> "Imagine a multidimensional spider's web in the early morning
>>> covered
>>>>>>> with dew drops. And every dew drop contains the reflection of
all
>>> the other
>>>>>>> dew drops.
>>>>>>>> And, in each reflected dew drop, the reflections of all the
other
>>> dew
>>>>>>> drops in that reflection. And so ad infinitum. That is the Buddhist
>>>>>>> conception of the universe in an image." –Alan Watts[1]
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> And for what it is worth, it is the ultimate connected chain
or
>>> graph (
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> --Anu
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> On 2/13/19, 10:58 AM, "Antoine Toulme" <antoine@toulme.name>
wrote:
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Hello all,
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> As discussed previously, Cava is not a proper name for the
proposal
>>>>>>> discussed last week on this list and published to the wiki [0].
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> I humbly would like to ask the community for feedback and
proposals
>>>>>>> on a suitable name for this proposal, in line with the guidelines
>>> [1].
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> In preparation for this search, I have put together a list
of
>>> names:
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> - Rainbow (after the name of my kid’s favorite toy, and
in line
>>> with
>>>>>>> the crypto community unicorn punk theme [2].
>>>>>>>> - Winch (a mechanical device used to wind up or wind out
wires
>>>>>>> (Wikipedia) , in the chain theme)
>>>>>>>> - Sprocket (a profiled wheel with teeth, or cogs, that mesh
with a
>>>>>>> chain, track or other perforated or indented material. (Wikipedia),
>>> in the
>>>>>>> chain theme as well)
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> I have researched those names lightly and I have not seen
them used
>>>>>>> heavily by an open source project in crypto. I followed the
>>> guidelines to
>>>>>>> search across different open source communities.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Please provide your own proposal and let’s work together
towards a
>>>>>>> rough consensus. If one of the proposals above registers, please
let
>>> us
>>>>>>> know as well.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Antoine
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> [0]: https://wiki.apache.org/incubator/CavaProposal
>>>>>>>> [1]: https://incubator.apache.org/guides/names.html <
>>>>>>> https://incubator.apache.org/guides/names.html>
>>>>>>>> [2]:
>>> https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=unicorn%20punk
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
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