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From "Brian W. Fitzpatrick" <f...@red-bean.com>
Subject Re: We are now a TLP guys!!! (FW: ASF Board Summary for February 23, 2005)
Date Wed, 02 Mar 2005 18:45:26 GMT
On Thu, 2005-03-03 at 00:49 +0900, Trustin Lee wrote:
> On Wed, 02 Mar 2005 09:24:17 -0600, Brian W. Fitzpatrick
> <fitz@red-bean.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, 2005-03-02 at 22:05 +0900, Trustin Lee wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > >
> > > On Sat, 26 Feb 2005 14:31:38 -0500, Alex Karasulu <aok123@bellsouth.net>
wrote:
> > > > Justin Erenkrantz wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > --On Sunday, February 27, 2005 1:24 AM +0900 Trustin Lee
> > > > > <trustin@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > >> I want to anounce this to TheServerSide.com and SlashDot.  Would
> > > > >> announcing this kind of news (exiting incubation) to those sites
be
> > > > >> appropriate?
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Sure.  However, I think you should want to wait until the
> > > > > directory.apache.org (or whatever) site is up and you have a proper
> > > > > home for people to learn more about the project.
> > > > >
> > > > > The point of any communications like this should be to increase
> > > > > participation or visibility - and, hence, I think it makes sense
to
> > > > > hold off until everything is in place.
> > > > >
> > > > > BTW, congrats!  -- justin
> > > > >
> > > > Thanks Justin.  I'll start working with Noel on getting the site upto
> > > > directory.apache.org.  Meanwhile I guess we can begin composing it if
> > > > you like while running it by everyone on the list.  Then when the site
> > > > is ready we can decide to pull the trigger on posting it to TSS and to
> > > > slashdot.  So exciting!
> > > >
> > > > Thanks,
> > > > Alex
> > > >
> > > >
> > >
> > > I wrote the announcement based on the previous one.  Please read this
> > > and tell me whatever needs improvement or is out of date. :)
> > >
> > > -------- BEGIN --------
> > > Subject: The Apache Directory Project Exits Incubator
> > >
> > > The Apache Directory team proudly annouces the Apache Directory
> > > project graduated incubation under the Apache Software Fouindation
> > > (ASF) according to the ASF Board Summary for February 23, 2005.
> > >
> > > Our primary vision is to build an enterprise directory server platform
> > > and its components where other Internet services snap in to store
> > > their data within the directory so they may be managed using LDAP.
> > > Those services include LDAP itself, DNS, DHCP, SLP, UDDI, NTP, and
> > > most importantly Kerberos, which can integrate with the services to
> > > provide full-featured network authentication service.
> > >
> > > Features of ApacheDS:
> > 
> > What's ApacheDS?  I'd suggest using the full name of the project here
> > (unless ApacheDS is something else that I missed).
> 
> ApacheDS means Apache Directory Server.  ApacheDS is the name of the product. :)
> What do you guys think about this?   Should we specify what it means
> in parenthesis?

Hurm.  I don't think so--I suggest that you pick either "ApacheDS" or
"Apache Directory Server" and stick with one or the other.  If you use
both interchangeably, it's likely to cause confusion (and weaken the
project's "branding").

-Fitz


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