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Re: RFC: Subversion trademark policy

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2007-06-29 00:46:58 CEST

Karl Fogel wrote:
> As Mike Pilato pointed out, there are only two external projects using
> the full word "Subversion" in their names:
>
> "CW Subversion" (which could be renamed "CWSVN -- Subversion(R)
> integrationfor Code Warrior(R))
>
> "SubversionSharp" (which could be renamed "SVNSharp")
>
> We could ask them to rename. If they don't, and we don't force the
> issue, we could just grandfather them in, and make sure to put a
> prominent note to that effect next to their names on links.html, and
> mention them explicitly in an addendum to the policy. (Or maybe there
> are other solutions; point is, the existence of those two projects
> needn't be a factor here.)

+1 on asking them to rename.

Off-topic: +1 on just asking SubversionSharp, "Why?!"

-- 
C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato@collab.net>
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Received on Fri Jun 29 00:46:58 2007

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