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From Brian McCallister <mccallis...@forthillcompany.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Official Name for "Geronimo" Project
Date Mon, 01 Dec 2003 21:18:04 GMT
Hmm, how about:

Apache ctx.lookup("apache/j2ee/name");

It's unpronounceable, but so is httpd ;-)

-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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