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From Donald Harbison <>
Subject Re: (was Re: Ooo blog)
Date Sat, 09 Jul 2011 11:52:34 GMT

What is the blocker for simply starting to use 'Apache OpenOffice' as the
name? A recommendation would be to simply use 'Apache' as prefix to
'OpenOffice' in all instances, and simply drop the '.org' as unnecessary

Shane, do you see any problems with this approach?


2011/7/9 Pavel Janík <>

> > Why? Out of the folk on the OOo forum who expressed an opinion to me, no
> one liked it. It was a perpetual reminder that the product couldn't be
> called what they really wanted it to be called: OpenOffice. I greatly prefer
> Apache OpenOffice to Apache
> The product and the project WAS If we want to change it,
> then why not directly Apache Office?
> --
> Pavel Janík

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