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From Christian Grobmeier <grobme...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Apache Mayhem proposal
Date Tue, 06 Nov 2012 20:21:01 GMT
Hi,

On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 8:57 PM, Mohammad Nour El-Din
<nour.mohammad@gmail.com> wrote:
>    Isn't that a step that should be done before graduation, in other words
> this should not stop going with the Incubator acceptance [VOTE] ?

I agree, no need to block the acceptance vote. But a thing we need to
consider while incubation. Good it is on the status page so we can't
forget about it.
I even think the scm discussion is not blocking the acceptance vote.
We can sort this out on the mayhem-dev list too

Cheers
Christian

>
>
> On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 3:23 PM, Christian Grobmeier <grobmeier@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Putting trademarks into the loop.
>>
>> Trademark people, any comments to Simones mail? I am not sure if a
>> commonly used word like "Mayhem" can be a matter of an trademark
>>
>> Thanks in advance,
>> Christian
>>
>> On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 2:27 PM, Simone Tripodi <simonetripodi@apache.org>
>> wrote:
>> > Good morning President :)
>> >
>> > Gianugo pointed me to the homepage of Make Mayem[1] and I found a
>> > trademarked software[2] which is called Mayhem as well.
>> > Trademarkia shows that more than 10 pages of results of products are
>> > registered with the name "Mayhem", which I suspect is a daily used
>> > word in English language, especially in the US.
>> >
>> > Giving an overview:
>> >
>> >  * _Make Mayhem_ is an application that lets you connect trigger
>> > events to reactions. Unlike writing a program, you simply select an
>> > event and a reaction, and then turn on the connection. Voila! No code
>> > or app required.
>> >
>> >  * _Mayhem_ is a computer software for use in the encryption and
>> > decryption of digital files, including audio, video, text, binary,
>> > still images, graphics and multimedia files
>> >
>> >  * _Apache Mayhem_ aims to create a community focused on the
>> > development and maintenance of a set of Google Guice extensions
>> >
>> > My question - IANAL and don't aim to be :P - is: where the legal
>> > issues comes out? We don't aim to "invade" someone else's domain...
>> > If the Mayhem is a trademark by Grey Heron Technologies, LLC for a
>> > software, aren't Outercurve's guys violating a TM?
>> >
>> > Sorry if asking silly questions, many thanks in advance!
>> > best,
>> > -Simo
>> >
>> > [1] http://www.makemayhem.com/
>> > [2] http://www.trademarkia.com/mayhem-85483903.html
>> > [3] http://www.trademarkia.com/trademarks-search.aspx?tn=Mayhem
>> >
>> > http://people.apache.org/~simonetripodi/
>> > http://simonetripodi.livejournal.com/
>> > http://twitter.com/simonetripodi
>> > http://www.99soft.org/
>> >
>> >
>> > On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 2:10 PM, Jim Jagielski <jim@jagunet.com> wrote:
>> >> Different topic: Is there a potential naming/trademark
>> >> issue related to a pre-existing project?
>> >>
>> >>         http://www.outercurve.org/Galleries/InnovatorsGallery/Mayhem
>> >>
>> >> Thanks!
>> >>
>> >>
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