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From Upayavira ...@odoko.co.uk>
Subject Re: Name change from "Lucene Connectors Framework" to "Apache Connectors Framework"
Date Thu, 26 Aug 2010 10:47:13 GMT
On Thu, 2010-08-26 at 06:41 -0400, Grant Ingersoll wrote: 
> On Aug 25, 2010, at 10:26 AM, Upayavira wrote:
> 
> > On Wed, 2010-08-25 at 09:50 -0400, Grant Ingersoll wrote:
> >> So, how does this get resolved? Shall I call a formal vote for the
> >> IPMC? I rather like the name, but (somewhat) understand the
> >> objections. That being said, I'm not all that clever at naming, so...
> > 
> > You rather like which name??
> 
> ACF
> 
> > 
> > My take:
> > 
> > 1. come up with a name.
> > 2. check for exixting uses of that name
> > 3. if it passes #2 then get support of your PPMC
> > 4. Propose it to IPMC. 
> > 5. Vote on the IPMC about the name.
> > 
> > If you want, you can add #4a: discuss with IPMC whether a vote is really
> > required for this, in which case you might be able to skip #5, but that
> > process would probably be slower in the end!
> 
> Well, I would argue we did all that, with the exception of a formal IPMC vote (although
we did ask here).  It seemed to pass muster until a week later, a fair amount of time after
we went and made the changes.

Sure. I recognise I'm coming in late with my concerns. I personally
don't like it as a name, as it is a descriptive style name that could be
misleading, but at this point I'm not going to stand in its way.

Upayavira



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