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From Kenneth Knowles <k...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [Cava] Suitable name search - choosing a name
Date Mon, 25 Feb 2019 04:44:17 GMT
+1 for Jal

Took a look around the web and didn't see anything to worry about.

It already sounds like an Apache project name :-)

Kenn

On Sat, Feb 23, 2019 at 12:20 AM Pierre Smits <pierresmits@apache.org>
wrote:

> +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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