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From Stefano Mazzocchi <stef...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [mini-RT] s/nag/notify
Date Mon, 15 Mar 2004 14:24:55 GMT
Leo Simons wrote:

> as for social engineering...terminology matters.
> 
>   "nag"
> 
> has explicit negative connotations (it's not quite as bad as "whine", 
> but its not very nice)
> 
>   "notify"
> 
> seems much more neutral. The gump system notifies projects when things 
> break. This is a nice thing of gump to do (gump is doing us all a big 
> service), so we shouldn't call it "nag". Being software, gump is quite 
> objective.

+1

-- 
Stefano, happy to see others picking up the "social engineering" 
skills... maybe growing up in a harsh social environment helps ;-)


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