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Re: [tdf-discuss] New name


Hi all,

Also a very difficult thing is to find a good name that is not already
registered or trademarked as, unfortunately, most of the names are.

I don't like LibreOffice either, but we went public with that name and
I think the users will get confused if we change the name again.

Just my five cents.

On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 3:12 PM, Claus Agerskov <ca@agercon.dk> wrote:
Hi all

I don't like the name LibreOffice.

But I don't think the time is right for a new name yet.

The community behind the office suite have to be established both concern
ing
the existing office suites based on OpenOffice.org - do they become a par
t
of this or will the be on the sideline. And concerning which kind of
organisation it will become.

Oracle has not stated if they will give the rights to the name
OpenOffice.org to us so the name could be kept - or we really have to
continue with LibreOffice or find a new name.

If the work on a new name should be started then we have to set up a list
 of
guidelines for such name - and keep the work on the new name on a closed
mailing list so others wont registrate the name and domain names before w
e
had the time to do it ourselves.

And open competition to get more name suggestions from everyone could sti
ll
be in the open - but not the work on selecting the name.

I would be interested to be in such a workgroup.

The most enjoyable greetings

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