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From Thorsten Scherler <scher...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Name search
Date Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:57:55 GMT
Hi Ant,

please try again. Was off in vacations so the moderation may got stucked
on my end.

salu2

On 08/25/2014 08:36 AM, ant elder wrote:
> How's this coming?
>
> The quickest way I find is to email apmail@apache.org, CC'ing the private
> list asking to be added as a moderator. Should get actioned within the day.
>
> HTH
>
>    ...ant
>
>
>
> On Wednesday, August 20, 2014, Richard Frovarp <rfrovarp@apache.org> wrote:
>
>> Don't know. I know that I'm not, but I will work with infra to get myself
>> added as a moderator.
>>
>> On 08/20/2014 12:31 AM, ant elder wrote:
>>
>>> I'm waiting for the subscribe to the private list to be moderated in, who
>>> are the moderators of that list?
>>>
>>>     ...ant
>>>
>>>
>>> On Tue, Aug 19, 2014 at 7:15 AM, ant elder <ant.elder@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>  The name search guide is here:
>>>> http://incubator.apache.org/guides/names.html and that describes a
>>>> process that should be followed, its not determined by conjecture and
>>>> personal opinion. Note that discussion about the specifics should be
>>>> on the podling private list.
>>>>
>>>>     ...ant
>>>>
>>>> On Mon, Aug 18, 2014 at 9:31 PM, John D. Ament <john.d.ament@gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> So, my honest opinion is that Droids would be bad to use from a naming
>>>>> stand point.  The name search is meant to indicate whether something
is
>>>>> commonly known and would be uniquely identifiable as an organization.
>>>>>
>>>>> I don't think, based on the original search results, that "Droids" will
>>>>> suite.
>>>>>
>>>>> John
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Mon, Aug 18, 2014 at 3:45 PM, Richard Frovarp <rfrovarp@apache.org>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>  On 08/07/2014 07:46 AM, Tim Williams wrote:
>>>>>>  On Thu, Aug 7, 2014 at 8:11 AM, John D. Ament <john.d.ament@gmail.com
>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>  So, the first step is for you guys to tell me how you got to
the name
>>>>>>>> "Droids."  I'm assuming it was established before the podling
name
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> search
>>>>> came into existence.
>>>>>>>>  It started as a Labs project[1] and predates the name search.
 It's
>>>>>>> hard to recall exactly but it feels like it also predates the
>>>>>>> popularization of "Android" as well.  I gather most folks think
more
>>>>>>> of the Star Wars sense.
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>>>> --tim
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> [1] - http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/labs-labs/200702.
>>>>>>> mbox/%3C1170850642.8380.31.camel@localhost%3E
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>  Thorsten named it, but I'm guessing you're right.
>>>>>> Since Android and the Droid line (mostly from Verizon and Motorola)
>>>>>> came
>>>>>> out, more people are going to think it is Android related than not.
>>>>>>
>>>>> What do
>>>>> we need to do for the name search? Do we just abort and develop a new
>>>>> name?
>>>>> Would that make life easier when it comes to this process?
>>>>>> Thanks for your help,
>>>>>> Richard
>>>>>>
>>>>>>


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