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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: Dead project names
Date Tue, 03 Mar 2009 14:19:44 GMT

On Feb 28, 2009, at 12:16 AM, Henri Yandell wrote:

>
> My general concerns are:
>
> * Not wanting to close the door on ourselves.
> * Not wanting a landrush on projects entering the Attic - the second
> one shows up it means the trademark is up for grabs for the first
> person who can spin the right story to get to be the only owner.
> * My common sense test is "Ubuntu Linux", "Red Hat Linux"; but you
> know of my personal views on open source + trademarks right now :)
> Proprietary products aren't valid data for the test.
>

How about a 6months grace period. If after 6 months we don't
reboot the project, the name is released.


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