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From Sam Ruby <ru...@intertwingly.net>
Subject Re: ODF Toolkit Incubation Pre-Proposal
Date Mon, 27 Jun 2011 23:55:30 GMT
On Mon, Jun 27, 2011 at 7:39 PM, Kazunari Hirano <khirano@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Ross,
>
> Thanks.
>
> On Tue, Jun 28, 2011 at 8:32 AM, Ross Gardler
> <rgardler@opendirective.com> wrote:
>> When you see an email address such as "dev@poi.apache.org", you can
>> assume there is a top level project of that name. So POI is a project
>> name. You can then visit http://poi.apache.org/ and (if documented
>> well) you will find some assistance.
>
> Now I see POI is a top level project, TLP :)
> I will try to read http://poi.apache.org/ through to find out whether
> POI is an acronym or a truncation of a Japanese word.
> :)

The original acronym was intended as a joke:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apache_POI#History_and_roadmap

> Thanks,
> khirano

- Sam Ruby

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