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From Pierre Smits <pierresm...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Cava] Suitable name search - choosing a name
Date Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:20:11 GMT
+1 for 'Jal'

Nice sounding, different, short.
.

Best regards,

Pierre Smits

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On Fri, Feb 22, 2019 at 11:47 PM Antoine Toulme <antoine@toulme.name> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> I have opened a thread to vote the Cava proposal into the incubator [0].
>
> At the same time, I have engaged with the list on searching a better name
> for the project [1].
>
> Out of this initial thread, we have singled out a list of names.
>
> Here are the 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)
> - “Jal”, in reference to Indra’s net (or Indra jal) (with a quote from
> [3]: "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)
>
> In this thread, please indicate the one name you like most. Please feel
> free to justify your choice.
> Based on your input, the project will adopt the name. In absence of a
> strong contender, I'll work with the Champion (Jim Jagielski) to pick a
> name.
>
> I'll keep the thread open for 72 hours - that gives us until Tuesday
> afternoon PST time.
>
> Cheers,
>
> Antoine
>
> [0]:
> https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/5634b8f24cf552da4cba12ab4b59647bfa6800b7380833d8131331e9@%3Cgeneral.incubator.apache.org%3E
> [1]:
> https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/8d8014f53f140a3ccdd517c3c303de1d45cc04afdaee5961ac43e7fc@%3Cgeneral.incubator.apache.org%3E
> [2]: https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=unicorn%20punk
> [3]: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indra%27s_net
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