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From Matt Benson <gudnabr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: what's our _exact_ project name now?
Date Tue, 10 Jan 2012 21:19:53 GMT
On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 2:47 PM, Gerhard Petracek <gpetracek@apache.org> wrote:
> +1 for Apache BVal

Simo's reasoning here is sound:  using the same name as
already-released artifacts is a sound strategy.

> +1 for Apache OpenBeanValidation

There is also good reason to consider this name IMO, as it conforms
nicely alongside OpenEJB, OpenJPA and OpenWebBeans.

I don't have a strong preference between these two options.

Matt

> -1 for Apache BeanValidation (too similar compared to the name of the spec.
> - at least it might be confusing for users,...)
>
> regards,
> gerhard
>
>
>
> 2012/1/10 Simone Tripodi <simonetripodi@apache.org>
>
>> Hi Mark!
>>
>> I honestly think that, even if I don't like the BVAL acronym, since we
>> already released artifacts with bval-* prefix, BVAL should be the name
>> of the project.
>>
>> Just my 0.02 cents, all the best!
>> -Simo
>>
>> http://people.apache.org/~simonetripodi/
>> http://simonetripodi.livejournal.com/
>> http://twitter.com/simonetripodi
>> http://www.99soft.org/
>>
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 10:20 PM, Mark Struberg <struberg@yahoo.de> wrote:
>> > Hi folks!
>> >
>> > While running the VOTE on general@incubator, I spotted a problem with
>> the project name in our graduation proposal
>> >
>> > "Apache Bean Validation"
>> >
>> >
>> > is imo just too similar to the spec name itself
>> >
>> > "Bean Validation"
>> >
>> > http://jcp.org/en/jsr/summary?id=303
>> >
>> > Although it's not trademarked, it might not really be trademarkable at
>> all!
>> >
>> > I think that "BeanValidation" might serve us better, or even use "Apache
>> BVAL" as project name.
>> >
>> > I now updated our graduation proposal to "BeanValidation"
>> >
>> >
>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/BeanValidation/Graduation+Proposal
>> >
>> > Is this ok for anyone?
>> > Or should we go for BVAL at all?
>> >
>> > LieGrue,
>> > strub
>> >
>>

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