Re: Suggestion to change the name "Subversion"
From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 09:41:03 -0400
On Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 2:37 AM, Ryan Schmidt
> Should the "GIMP" change its name because (when not referring to the software) that can be a derogatory term? Should "git" change its name because (when not referring to the software) that term can be used as an insult? No. Each project was undoubtedly aware of the usual meaning of the word they chose as their name and decided to repurpose it.
IIRC, people *have* suggested that GIMP get a rename. Someone's
That said, I agree with everyone here, changing the name on a
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