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From Grant Ingersoll <gsing...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [PROPOSAL] Etch
Date Fri, 15 Aug 2008 12:27:36 GMT
FWIW, I'm +1 on the proposal, regardless of the name.


On Aug 13, 2008, at 12:58 PM, scott comer wrote:

> the discussion about names seems somewhat done. it is easy to get the
> impression from the volume that there is a demand for name change. in
> my opinion there isn't. certainly names is a rich topic and the  
> discussion
> would never die down on it's own because it is so much fun. it's a  
> wonder
> anything gets done...
>
> here is a summary of who's responded to our proposal and an indication
> of the topic.
>
> Craig.Russell@Sun.COM +1
> cutting@apache.org +1 (MENTOR)
> henning@apache.org +1 (TOOMANY, NAME)
> niall.pemberton@gmail.com +1 (NAME)
> niclas@hedhman.org +1 (TOOGOOD, TOOMANY, NAME, MENTOR)
> pzfreo@gmail.com +1
> yonik@apache.org +1 (TOOMANY, MENTOR)
>
> bdelacretaz@apache.org (TOOMANY)
> gsingers@apache.org (NAME)
> mike.edwards.inglenook@gmail.com (QUESTION)
> niklas@protocol7.com (NAME)
> noel@devtech.com (NAME)
> otis_gospodnetic@yahoo.com (NAME)
> robertburrelldonkin@gmail.com (TOOMANY)
> uv@odoko.co.uk (TOOMANY)
> wrowe@rowe-clan.net (NAME)
>
> of the people that mention name (8), only 3 are voting:
>
> henning: concerned about confusion with debian. only says we need to  
> be careful and explicit.
> niall: wants to see the q resolved. likes the name, sees no real  
> objection.
> niclas: conflict with debian; only worries about it.
>
> of the rest, most like the name etch and seem to be just "tossing  
> the ball around".
>
> the main other concern is that of confusion with Debian Etch vs.  
> Apache Etch. There
> was some discussion about whether etch could get to the top of the  
> google list.
>
> so, can we put the name question to bed? it was suggested that the  
> podling could/should
> decide the issue for itself, later. is there a problem with that?
>
> are there any other concerns about the proposal which aren't  
> addressed?
>
> scott out
>

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