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From "Richard S. Hall" <he...@ungoverned.org>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Weex for Apache Incubator
Date Mon, 21 Nov 2016 14:10:38 GMT
Given that wix.com gets by with the name, I'm not sure it 
matters...there's probably more of a concern over confusion with Wix 
than it referring to masturbation in German... :-)


On 11/21/16 09:04 , Markus GeiƟ wrote:
> Hey ... I'm a native German speaker too ...
>
> The referenced word is pronounced with a short 'i' and is referring to something a boy
would do alone at night ...
>
> Given that Weex is pronounced with a long 'i', it could lead to some fun situations.
>
> Cheers
>
> Markus
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bertrand Delacretaz [mailto:bdelacretaz@apache.org]
> Sent: Monday, November 21, 2016 02:55 PM
> To: Incubator General <general@incubator.apache.org>
> Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] Weex for Apache Incubator
>
> On Sun, Nov 20, 2016 at 11:17 PM, Edward J. Yoon <edward.yoon@samsung.com> wrote:
>> ...We'd like to start a discussion on accepting the Weex...
> A native German speaker tells me Weex means or sounds something between LOL and NSFW
in German - if that's correct that's probably not a good name for an Apache project.
>
> -Bertrand
>
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