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From Samisa Abeysinghe <samisa.abeysin...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Name options (was Re: ARI, Atom Reference Implementation [Proposal])
Date Thu, 25 May 2006 00:52:23 GMT
Martin Cooper wrote:

> On 5/24/06, James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>
>> Ok, so here are a few of the name options that seem to be the safest (in
>> no particular order)
>>
>> Iaea          (adapted, of course, from the U.N. nuclear watchdog group)
>> Anu           (Dims suggestion, sanskrit for "atom")
>> Atomico       (Spanish/Italian for "atomic")
>> Dalton        (Suggested by Robert B. Donkin)
>> Abdera        (birthplace of the philosopher Demokritos)
>
>
+1 to Abdera.
Atomico is my second preferred.

Samisa...

>
> Of these, I like the last one, Abdera.
>
> (Anu is also a female first name, and - JAMES notwithstanding - I'm 
> not that
> fond of picking people's names for project names.)
>
> -- 
> Martin.
>
>
> I think any of these would work.
>
>>
>> - James
>>
>> Yoav Shapira wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> >
>> > On 5/24/06, James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> Ok, it was worth a shot.  I've been stewing over possible name
>> >> selections for a couple days and can't seem to come up with any 
>> strong
>> >> possibilities.
>> >
>> > Why not take the stuff that's been suggested so far (there have been
>> > 10+ ideas, no?), put it to a vote here, and take the resulting name so
>> > the project can move along?  If the committers on the project *really*
>> > dislike it later, they may change it.
>> >
>> > Or do you mean that you want to pick something yourself and don't want
>> > a community-chosen name?  (I don't really care, I'm just curious to
>> > see if I misinterpreted your original call for names)
>> >
>> > Yoav
>> >
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