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From Niclas Hedhman <nic...@hedhman.org>
Subject Re: Project name change
Date Sun, 13 Nov 2016 00:01:32 GMT
Two reasons as far as I remember;
 1. Pronunciation
 2. "Fresh start"



On Sat, Nov 12, 2016 at 9:25 PM, Paul Merlin <paul@nosphere.org> wrote:

> Niclas Hedhman a écrit :
> > Current logo; The current logo was designed by a young Chinese artist,
> who
> > associated the "Qi" (as in Energy) with some Chinese belief that the
> inner
> > Qi comes from steamed white rice. Also, he understood enough of Qi4j,
> that
> > he also liked the analogy of "small fragments making a whole", where each
> > grain of rice represented a Qi4j fragment, with the "bowl of rice" being
> > the larger whole.
>
> Yes! It makes a lot of sense!
>
> > Apache Rice ? (Not exactly search friendly, but...)
>
> I don't see any relevant results when searching for 'apache rice' on
> various search engines, probably meaning that they return everything
> that has either apache or rice in them. I understand that as: there's no
> such thing already.
>
> Niclas, do you recall why we did not use Apache Qi in the first place?
> Because of pronunciation issues?
> Two characters was too short?
> Something else?
>
> Cheers
>



-- 
Niclas Hedhman, Software Developer
http://zest.apache.org - New Energy for Java

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