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From Jason van Zyl <ja...@maven.org>
Subject Re: Project name...
Date Thu, 10 Aug 2006 13:25:23 GMT

On 10 Aug 06, at 3:42 AM 10 Aug 06, Cronin, Margo wrote:

> OK, for something completely different - how about something with  
> an irish touch:
>
> Ceol (pronounced Key-ool) an irish word for music, Apache Ceol  
> sounds pretty good.
>
> Or
>
> Ceili (you all know what that is) Apacha Ceili
>
> Or
>
> Damhsa (pronounced daw-sa meaning to dance)
> Rince (to dance),
> Craic (meaning fun though Apache Craic doesn't seem to give a  
> positive connotation so forget that),
> Bodhran (pronounced bow-ran the irish drum)
>
> Uisce (water)
> Cnoc (mountain)
> Carraig/creig (rock)
> Aonach (fair/market)
> Sioga (pronounced she-ooo-ga meaning the fairies - lots of irish  
> folklore about fairies!)
>
> Tine (pronounce tin-ne, meaning fire)
> Solas (light)  Apache Solas sounds pretty good.

Nice, I really like Solas! If you don't use it I'm going to steal it  
for a Maven project :-)

>
> Apache Solas or Apache Ceol would be my favourites.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mika Göckel [mailto:mika.goeckel@gmx.de]
> Sent: 10 August 2006 00:40
> To: cxf-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Project name...
>
> Guys, be serious.
>
> I reread my famous Matt Raibles tips_for_productivity_and_happiness
> (http://raibledesigns.com/page/rd? 
> entry=tips_for_productivity_and_happiness)
> and my dead serious proposal is:
>
>     cerveza
>
> It sounds like "service" but it is the spanish word for beer. But  
> the word has got *5.940.000 *Google hits (You know... beer...
> spanish....eheheh)
> If there are any doubts about colliding names, we can write it
>
> cerweza   (1020 Google hits)
> cerfeza (19 GH)
> cerfeca (2 GH)
> xerveza (17 GH)
>
> and we could still argue cxf is the abbreviation for it :-)
>
> M.
>
> David Blevins schrieb:
>>
>> On Aug 8, 2006, at 11:45 AM, Hani Suleiman wrote:
>>
>>> How about foam? lightweight soap!
>>
>> That's cute.  We could be ultra trendy, combine the coolest "any
>> purpose" name-fillers and call it XActiveFishFire.   Wait, we need
>> something in there for Celtix, so that'd be XActiveFishFireTix.
>>
>>
>> -David
>>
>>> Maybe bung in an x in front of it for googlability.
>>>
>>> On Aug 8, 2006, at 1:47 PM, Daniel Kulp wrote:
>>>
>>>>
>>>> At this point, I'd prefer something completely different from  
>>>> either
>>>> Celtix or
>>>> Xfire.   Any ideas?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I've been kind of flipping through the apache speaking  
>>>> dictionary  at:
>>>> http://www.wusd.k12.az.us/Links/Staff/BGood/Apachedictionary/ 
>>>> Apached
>>>> ict.html
>>>>
>>>> figuring names in another language that barely anyone speaks should
>>>> have very
>>>> little trademark issues.    Unfortunately, I don't really like any
>>>> of them.
>>>> I guess I don't have enough Indian in me.  :-)    (more like: none)
>>>>
>>>> Maybe:
>>>> jaage   -  apache for antelope
>>>> google just shows up some song title with it.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I thought about Calumet (native american peace pipe) to be a
>>>> "bringing people together" type thing, but apparently there is a
>>>> Calumet region in Wisconsin and another in Michigan, and, after the
>>>> Glasgow fiasco, I'm reluctant to
>>>> suggest anything that remotely resembles a location.   There is  
>>>> also a
>>>> calumetsoftware.com.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I don't know.  I'm not creative enough to come up with a good
>>>> name.   Maybe
>>>> just leave the whole project name as "CXF" and say "It doesn't  
>>>> stand
>>>> for
>>>> anything, that's the name".   That's the least work for Jason.  :-)
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Dan
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Tuesday August 08 2006 10:20 am, Dan Diephouse wrote:
>>>>> I am open to a new name. I did ask around for suggestions
>>>>> initially, but I don't recall people suggesting anything really
>>>>> good. Do people have suggestions? There is a pretty diverse set of
>>>>> people around here, I would imagine *someone* has some brilliant
>>>>> ideas :-)
>>>>>
>>>>> - Dan
>>>>>
>>>>> Hani Suleiman wrote:
>>>>>> Please, for the love of god, change it.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Even plain old cxfire is better. The name as it stands is awful.
>>>>>> It'd be nice if we could have a name that'd actually match the
>>>>>> package name too.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> cfire? celfire? cexfire (teehee)?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Aug 7, 2006, at 6:12 PM, Daniel Kulp wrote:
>>>>>>> When we made the CeltiXfire proposal, I know there was a lot
of
>>>>>>> feedback
>>>>>>> regarding the name.   Some liked it, some hated it, there were
>>>>>>> concerns of
>>>>>>> trademarks, etc...
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I know everyone basically said the name issues could be resolved
>>>>>>> during
>>>>>>> incubating, but it would be nice to resolve it sooner.   We're
>>>>>>> going
>>>>>>> to have
>>>>>>> to do a major package rename (org.objectweb/org.codehaus ->
>>>>>>> org.apache) and
>>>>>>> it would be nice to settle on the next at the same time to
>>>>>>> minimize  the disruption.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> So, the question is:  do we have to change the name or is
>>>>>>> celtixfire acceptable? (with the proposed package name being
>>>>>>> org.apache.cxf)    Can
>>>>>>> someone make heads/tails of all the recent naming discussions
on
>>>>>>> the general incubating list and figure out if we do or do not
>>>>>>> need to change it?
>>>>>>> Trying to follow all those discussions is making my head spin.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> --
>>>>>>> J. Daniel Kulp
>>>>>>> Principal Engineer
>>>>>>> IONA
>>>>>>> P: 781-902-8727    C: 508-380-7194   F:781-902-8001
>>>>>>> daniel.kulp@iona.com
>>>>
>>>> --J. Daniel Kulp
>>>> Principal Engineer
>>>> IONA
>>>> P: 781-902-8727    C: 508-380-7194   F:781-902-8001
>>>> daniel.kulp@iona.com
>>>
>>
>
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Jason van Zyl
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