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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Incubator Proposal: Pig
Date Mon, 24 Sep 2007 19:42:37 GMT
I don't find the name provocative either, but the connotations are a  
bit weird :-P

On Sep 24, 2007, at 10:39 AM, "Noel J. Bergman" <noel@devtech.com>  
wrote:

> Doug Cutting wrote:
>
>> Niclas Hedhman wrote:
>>> a) The name "Pig" is somewhat provocative (not kosher/halal) and I
>>> would like to hear the rationale behind the name, and whether there
>>> are any willingness to look for another name.
>
>> It is not meant to be provocative.  It is named after the animal  
>> and is
>> not an acronym.
>
> As one of the residents around here who keeps Kosher, I don't find it
> offensive in that regard.  I do, however, consider it an odd choice  
> for a
> name, since refering to some software as a Pig is never intended to  
> be a
> good thing.  :-)  I certainly don't want anyone calling my work  
> produce a
> pig!  :-)
>
> Just pointing it out, not basing a vote on the name.  :-)
>
>    --- Noel
>
>
>
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