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From "Kevin A. McGrail" <kmcgr...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Cava] Suitable name search - choosing a name
Date Thu, 28 Feb 2019 20:26:28 GMT
On 2/28/2019 3:24 PM, Daniel Gruno wrote:
>>
>> It also seems to imply that usage of the name rainbow would somehow
>> be offensive or insensitive. Again, I'm not sure how. Nor am I aware
>> of situations where the LGBT+ community "has expressed concerns"
>> about usage *of the name* Rainbow.
>
> +1
>
> Anyone could hypothetically be offended by anything, I could list a
> large number of theoretical offenses in project names. Let's please
> stick to *actual* feedback and not preemptively censor ourselves. If
> such feedback exists, fair enough, but I am also not aware of any such. 

I have asked off-list for someone I trust in the LGBTQ community who is
also an ASF member to weigh in on this but I am aware that this is a
concern.  I just can't articulate how much of a concern it is.  I will
work to get that better clarified for the podling.

-- 
Kevin A. McGrail
Member, Apache Software Foundation
Chair Emeritus Apache SpamAssassin Project
https://www.linkedin.com/in/kmcgrail - 703.798.0171


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