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From "Andy Heninger" <an...@jtcsv.com>
Subject Re: What name?
Date Wed, 12 Jul 2000 00:25:53 GMT


James wrote,

> This *wasn't* a Sun project code name. Quit keeping that perception
alive.
> Sheesh.
>
Sorry.

> > Here's some hits from a quick web search on Spinnaker.
>
> Yep, point taken. Suggest a new name then.

This is the hard problem.  When xerces, xalan, etc. were chosen the
ground rules were that the names had to be be actual words or names, not
acronyms, and not be already in use for computer related things.
The names left were mostly weak at best.

Personally, XRI works for me, even though it's not a "name" by the
above rules.

  -- Andy



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