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From Reinhard Pötz <>
Subject Re: Find a new name for Corona
Date Wed, 30 Jul 2008 16:36:40 GMT
Peter Hunsberger wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 10:53 AM, Bertrand Delacretaz 
> < <>> wrote:
>     On Wed, Jul 30, 2008 at 5:28 PM, Reinhard Pötz <
>     <>> wrote:
>      > :-( that's bad. Any other suggestions?
>     I still think that Cocoon 3.0 could be the name, if people are going
>     to invest a significant effort in what's Corona today. For Sling we'd
>     like to use the pipelines implementation, so some of us Sling folks
>     are planning to contribute and help maintain that. I am not interested
>     in the other parts at the moment.
> I think that at the moment Corona is far too much of an experiment to be 
> considered 3.0.  Parts of it or all may become 3.0 but who knows?
> Almost any name we choose will overlap with an existing product to some 
> extent.  If it's not trademarked I'm ok with the overlap.  As such I 
> think "Silk" is still one of the best options I've seen suggested..

Borland hasn't trademarked "silk" but only some variants of it. See

"Silk" was trademarked by a company called mentis:

The name that we would use is "Cocoon Silk". So I tend to think that it 
isn't a problem.


Reinhard Pötz                           Managing Director, {Indoqa} GmbH

Member of the Apache Software Foundation
Apache Cocoon Committer, PMC member        

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