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From Jeff Genender <jgenen...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [wadi-dev] Time for a name change?
Date Mon, 19 Dec 2005 14:11:55 GMT
Yes...I like it...

But IIRC, wasn't it "Wide Area Distribution Infrastructure"?

Jules Gosnell wrote:
> 
> I came up with a new acronym for WADI (only a slight change) on a beer
> fuelled evening in San Diego last week.
> 
> I wanted to see if it stood up to examination in the cold harsh light of
> day....
> 
> "Web Application Distribution Infrastructure" -> "WADI Application
> Distribution Infrastructure" i.e. "an application distribution
> infrastructure that is called WADI".
> 
> It's a self-referential acronym a la 'GNU' - bound to cause
> head-scratching amongst the non-initiated and perhaps a trifle 'up
> itself' (like me :-) ), but ... also a move away from a web-oriented
> name that causes minimal disturbance...
> 
> Comments ?
> 
> 
> Jules
> 
> 

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