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From "David W. Van Couvering" <David.Vancouver...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: Tagline for Derby
Date Wed, 25 Jan 2006 15:36:24 GMT
I think we could move the tagline out of the image, at least on our home 

BTW, things are looking very good for our use of the word "Java" as a 
modifier, including "Pure Java Database" or "Java Open Source Database". 
   I will get you details once I have them.


Jean T. Anderson wrote:
> Kathey Marsden wrote:
>> Jean T. Anderson wrote:
>>> Francois Orsini wrote:
>>>> Right this is where I got it from - I  mentioned this as Derby is an
>>>> Apache (2.0) based project - Hence, am curious as to what the
>>>> trademark issue would be really for a tagline such "Open Source
>>>> Database" (the one you mentioned) - is a separate license needed or 
>>>> not?
>>> My concern was using the words "open source", but other email from Dan
>>> indicates that this shouldn't be an issue.
>>> But I seriously wonder if we want to have a tagline that could require
>>> explanation -- and translation, as Dan also pointed out.
>> I think  no tagline would be fine.
>> I noticed, however, that a Google search  for "open source database" 
>> did not hit our website in at least the first 10 pages, but did see many
>> other open source database alternatives  there.  I am guessing that tag
>> line would add us to the search, but perhaps there is something else we
>> could do with our website to put us there.
> The tagline is part of the image -- does google index images?
>  -jean

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