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From Daisy Guo <daisy.yc...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Project naming
Date Wed, 21 Sep 2011 01:24:07 GMT
2011/9/20 Svante Schubert <svante.schubert@gmail.com>:
> Am 20.09.2011 01:49, schrieb Dennis E. Hamilton:
>> I knew I should have objected to shortening of the name to odf more strenuously.
> I missed that somehow. Just suggested in the previous mail to name the
> project "Apache ODF SDK"

I like a understandable name. "Apache ODF SDK" sounds good.

>>
>> Hey, the nice thing about reference implementations is that there can be so many
of them [;<).
> I know this saying with "standards" instead of "reference implementations".
>
> Currently I am working on a OASIS change-tracking proposal. For
> instance, I am defining what an "insert column <position>" is, by
> defining the ODF XML change that has been triggered.
>
> Instead of writing the definition directly as prose into the ODF
> specification, I thought it would be wise to create some intermediate
> XML dialect to generate the English prose and some XSL transformation
> from it.
> The future stretch goal would be to generate as well the low level XML
> ODFDOM handling for the high-level Simple call. This out-of-the-box
> behavior could justify the naming of a reference implementation.
> But future will tell...
>
> Regards,
> Svante
>
>
>
>>
>>  - Dennis
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Svante Schubert [mailto:svante.schubert@gmail.com]
>> Sent: Monday, September 19, 2011 16:05
>> To: odf-dev@incubator.apache.org
>> Subject: Project naming
>>
>> We started it already by naming the URL of our repository, but I would
>> like to know if you share the impression that the dropping of the naming
>> part "Toolkit" makes sense.
>>
>> I suggest to call our project: The Apache ODF project.
>> Short, simple, elegant..
>>
>> Another reason to do so: I would like that this project becomes the
>> reference implementation of ODF.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Svante
>>
>
>

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