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From "James Carman" <ja...@carmanconsulting.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Names for the Web2.0kit
Date Tue, 23 Sep 2008 18:01:38 GMT
"No longer any known fluent speakers"

Perhaps we should have a COBOL implementation, then. :)


On Tue, Sep 23, 2008 at 1:58 PM, Bruno Borges <bruno.borges@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> By the way, I forgot to mention that Jawi has everything to do with Java (the
> Island... @ Malaysia).
>
> Quoting Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jawi,_Penang):
> "Jawi is a town on the mainland side of Penang, Malaysia."
>
> And for those who can't go to Wikipedia to check what Jawi is, here is the
> rest:
>
> "Jawi is a nearly extinct Australian Aboriginal language of Western
> Australia, the traditional language of the Jawi people. There are no longer
> any known fluent speakers, but there may be some partial speakers."
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jawi_language
>
> cheers!
>
>
> Bruno Borges wrote:
>>
>> Olio sounds good, but there's nothing related with Java, Web, frameworks
>> or anything else... (or, is just me who couldn't find any information
>> about this word?)
>>
>> So, because of the lack of co-relation between Olio and Java Webkits, I
>> found that there's an word which could fit better: Jawi
>>
>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jawi
>>
>> Could also be an acronymous of Java Webkits Incubator =)
>>
>> cheers,
>> Bruno Borges
>>
>>
>> William Sobel-2 wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>> On Sep 22, 2008, at 10:14 AM, Janne Jalkanen wrote:
>>>
>>>> Just in case nobody mentioned this to you yet: "Olio" is the Finnish
>>>> word for "object" as in "object relational database" or "object-
>>>> oriented programming".  You may or may not find this suitable. :-)
>>>>
>>>> Unfortunately, it also means that there are quite a few Finnish IT
>>>> companies with the word "olio" in their name.  Also, "olio.fi" is
>>>> owned by a Finnish web design company (though they haven't put
>>>> anything on it yet).  Again, this may or may not be suitable. :-/
>>>
>>>
>>> I vote for Olio. I doubt if we'll find any string of sounds that won't
>>> be in use someplace. Apache is widely used for many corporations and
>>> this doesn't seem to be an issue. I think the OO relationship is a
>>> positive.
>>>
>>> Best Regards,
>>> Will Sobel
>>> Visiting Lecturer
>>> RADLab - UC Berkeley
>>>
>>>
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