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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: [Cava] Suitable name search - choosing a name
Date Thu, 28 Feb 2019 15:41:25 GMT
Well, I have no doubt that the proposal is going to pass, so we might as well progress on w/
that assumption. ;)

> On Feb 28, 2019, at 10:09 AM, Kevin A. McGrail <kmcgrail@apache.org> wrote:
> 
> Jim, I don't read https://incubator.apache.org/guides/names.html to lead
> me to believe we are at that stage yet.  I think we want to have
> discussions about a provisional name first.  Specifically, "A podling
> needs to discover whether a name is suitable."
> 
> Regards,
> KAM
> 
> On 2/28/2019 9:42 AM, Jim Jagielski wrote:
>> We should simply file a standard Jira request for a podling namecheck.
>> 
>>> On Feb 28, 2019, at 9:36 AM, Kevin A. McGrail <kmcgrail@apache.org> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Not an objection per se but two comments:
>>> 
>>> 1 - Rainbow is associated with LGBTQ communities and there have been
>>> concerns about it being co-opted for other uses.  For example,
>>> https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jul/02/brands-rainbow-queasy-but-bring-lgbt-lives-into-mainstream-skittles-gay
>>> 
>>> 2 - I cannot speak for the LGBTQ community and I support them so I would
>>> say rainbow would be something I would avoid.
>>> 
>>> In the business world I often recommend people consider made up words. 
>>> Less chance of conflictions.
>>> 
>>> Regards,
>>> KAM
>>> 
>>> On 2/28/2019 3:28 AM, Antoine Toulme wrote:
>>>> Hey folks, just checking in.
>>>> 
>>>> I would like to establish rough consensus. If you’re still following, we
have narrowed down the list to rainbow, sprocket and winch.
>>>> 
>>>> We have one vote for rainbow, and one for winch.
>>>> 
>>>> When establishing rough consensus, it’s a good idea to push proposals to
hear objections.
>>>> 
>>>> At this time, I’d like to push for the name rainbow. Any objections?
>>>> 
>>>>> On Feb 26, 2019, at 10:10 PM, Antoine Toulme <antoine@toulme.name>
wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>> I ran searches for rainbow, sprocket and winch and didn’t find OSS
projects with those names.
>>>>> 
>>>>> I personally would like to vouch for Rainbow. It does fit the whimsical
requirement of Apache project names.
>>>>> 
>>>>>> On Feb 26, 2019, at 3:57 PM, Kevin A. McGrail <kmcgrail@apache.org>
wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> On 2/26/2019 6:24 PM, Kenneth Knowles wrote:
>>>>>>> I searched for "Jal" and came up with Japan Air Lines, which
is clearly a
>>>>>>> really different field of use.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> I also found the Wikipedia article on JAL but was hasty in presuming
it
>>>>>>> described a historical language. If it is an active open source
project,
>>>>>>> let's not collide.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> So I'll change my vote to "Winch". I again did a quick search,
but sounds
>>>>>>> like someone should check my work...
>>>>>> Re: JAL, the airline is just not an issue.  The programming language
I
>>>>>> think is as there are books on Amazon less than 6 years old on PAL
>>>>>> (https://www.amazon.com/PIC-Microcontroller-Programming-captivating-lessons/dp/190792017X)

>>>>>> I don't think it's legacy just perhaps mature and things like Raspberry
>>>>>> Pi's overtaking the field.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Re: Winch, might be a common name and undefendable as a trademark,
etc. 
>>>>>> Otherwise, though, I couldn't find much relevant in OSS spaces except
a
>>>>>> company called winch gate. 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> http://tmsearch.uspto.gov/ might help
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> KAM
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> -- 
>>>>>> 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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