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From Geir Magnusson Jr <g...@4quarters.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Official Name for "Geronimo" Project
Date Tue, 02 Dec 2003 03:15:09 GMT

On Dec 1, 2003, at 4:18 PM, Brian McCallister wrote:

> Hmm, how about:
>
> Apache ctx.lookup("apache/j2ee/name");
>
> It's unpronounceable, but so is httpd ;-)

I can pronounce it, but I then have to wipe my screen :D

geir

>
> -Brian
>
> On Monday, December 1, 2003, at 03:42 PM, Greg Stein wrote:
>
>> On Mon, Dec 01, 2003 at 01:18:15AM -0800, Andrew C. Oliver wrote:
>>> On 12/1/03 12:16 AM, "Greg Stein" <gstein@lyra.org> wrote:
>>>> On Sat, Nov 29, 2003 at 07:10:16PM -0500, Rich Bowen wrote:
>>>>> ...
>>>>> Appropriating the name "Geronimo" for our uses will cause, and has
>>>>> caused, controversy.
>>>>
>>>> I believe the only controversy has been from people who state that 
>>>> the
>>>> name will cause controversy. IOW, it is entirely self-generated, 
>>>> rather
>>>> than any *actual* problem.
>>>>
>>>> Have we actually seen legitimate complaints? Or just *belief* that 
>>>> they
>>>> will occur?
>>>
>>> Could you please enumerate for me what constitutes a legitimate 
>>> complaint?
>>
>> Somebody who is actually affected by the name. e.g. in this case, one 
>> of
>> Geronimo's heirs or another custodian.
>>
>> I think Sam is right: this is really just a bikeshed. Everybody has 
>> their
>> particular color they want, and they feel they can contribute by 
>> ensuring
>> their color is selected.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> -g
>>
>> -- 
>> Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
>>
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Geir Magnusson Jr                                   203-247-1713(m)
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