Re: [tdf-discuss] New name
Hi Mirek, *,
On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 11:49 AM, Mirek M. <email@example.com> wrote:
I'm really excited about the project, but I'm a bit concerned about the
name. What concerns me is that one can't tell how to pronounce the name.
Some pronounce it "librehoffice", some (including me) "leeberoffice", som
may even pronounce it as "libberoffice".
I'd pronounce it with the french word libre (free) and english office
/libʁə ˈɔfɪs/ (not sure about IPA, but you should
get the idea.
And regarding the Office part:
Calling it completely different might work for a single-purpose
application like a webbrowser or some other dedicated tool, or when
you don't give a damn about competitiors like Apple and have the
corresponding marketing machinery and blind followers.
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