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From "Noel J. Bergman" <n...@devtech.com>
Subject RE: [Janus] SUN likes this name too it seems.
Date Sun, 08 Aug 2004 22:46:36 GMT
Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> Alex Karasulu wrote:
> > Vincent Tence wrote:
> > > Alex Karasulu wrote:
> > > > http://www.sun.com/2004-0803/feature/
> > > I've seen that as well. Does it makes any difference to us?
> > I don't think so but it would be good to get someone like
> > Noel's opinion on this one.
> IMHO it's usually always better to avoid taken names if possible.

Yes, but in this case we were using it first, not Sun.  Similarly, Apache
Avalon was in existence long before Microsoft exposed it as a code name.

But as you said, we can just refer to it as Apache Janus.  AFAIK, it only
becomes an issue of someone else tries to claim a trademark.

	--- Noel


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