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From David Crossley <cross...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [issues] (FOR-181) Use code-names for skins
Date Wed, 04 Aug 2004 06:37:29 GMT
Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> David Crossley wrote:
> 
> > * Version number should be on all skins.
> 
> Hmmm...

I know. I wondered "why" as i wrote that.

> > It might be easiest to bear no resemblance to reality
> > or functionality, and just stick with nonsense names.
> > We could then have a document that describes the features
> > and techniques of each skin.
> 
> Good idea.
> 
> > Perhaps we could use variations on the word "skin" and
> > each time we come up with a new skin, choose a new name.
> > 
> > Some suggestions:
> > fleece, rind, fur, hide, coat, pelt, peel, bark, exo,
> > derma, dermis, corium, calyx, scale, leather, patina,
> > crust, hull, husk
> 
> Can I pretty please leave this decision to others (maybe users)? :-)

How about a random number generator? Seriously. We could
put those items in a list, press the button, and see what
pops out. Does Ant have a random number generator?

-- 
David Crossley


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