Re: [Evolution-hackers] Rename e-d-s


I agree that evolution-data-server should be named better 
to convey that it is a framework for the entire Desktop, 
not just Evolution.  

Not now, though.  Let us focus our energies on making it 
more useful and usable.  Let us  document the  APIs, 
write tutorials  and make its adoption easier on the 

Do continue thinking about  cuter and more appropriate 
names :). We need them one day.  A good dressing is a 
must but let us get the cake ready first.


> On Thu, 2005-05-12 at 15:56 -0700, Corey Burger wrote:  
> > Hello all,
> > 
> > I am sorry if this has been brought up before, but a google search of
> > the archives didn't turn up anything.
> > 
> > Basically, people are getting confused at the similar naming between
> > e-d-s and evo. They don't quite understand that while evo depends on
> > e-d-s, the server is not actually part of evolution.
> > 
> > Thus my recommendation is to rename e-d-s to something non-evolution,
> > to make clear that it is more than just evolutions's-data-server.
> > 
> > My thought was gnome-data-server, but there are lots.
> > 
> > Thoughts?
> > 
> > Corey
> > 
> > PS. Yes, you can start shooting me know if this is crack.
> > _______________________________________________
> > evolution-hackers maillist  -  evolution-hackers lists ximian com
> >

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