On Tue, Jul 07, 2020 at 09:44:47PM +0200, Markus Larsson wrote: > > > On 7 July 2020 21:20:22 CEST, Matthew Miller <mat...@fedoraproject.org> wrote: > >On Tue, Jul 07, 2020 at 09:03:19PM +0200, Till Maas wrote: > >> in https://pagure.io/fesco/issue/2410 I proposed to name the dist-git > >> branch for Fedora Rawhide "rawhide" to clarify the purpose of that > >> branch. There was also some feedback that Rawhide might not be the best > >> name and it could be renamed. In that case, the branch could be named as > >> this. This is just the first step to check if there is enough support > >> for this to move forward. The next step would be to start a change > >> process. > > > >I'm in favor of this. "Master" is not a good, functional description of the > >Rawhide branch. It was just taking the default. Plus, as we're investigating > >a new git system _and_ looking at packaging workflow improvements all around > >anyway, that seems like the time.
+1 > >I don't have any strong opinion on the "Rawhide" name, although it has > >always seemed strange to me, because of course fedoras are made of felt, not > >rawhide. And I guess the same "hey, while we're changing things" sentiment > >applies here. > > > > I thought Rawhide was a reference to the wild west via the tv-show by that > name, isn't that the case? > As for naming, I have no emotional connection to the name rawhide and doesn't > see any problems with changing it. I would suggest that if it changes maybe > not Felt or Wool but something more descriptive like Edge, Next or Volatile. Yeah, that's how I understood the reference. Right now I don't see a particularly strong reason to change the name, so I'm mildly negative. But if enough people find the name offensive, I'll reconsider. Zbyszek _______________________________________________ devel mailing list -- firstname.lastname@example.org To unsubscribe send an email to devel-le...@lists.fedoraproject.org Fedora Code of Conduct: https://docs.fedoraproject.org/en-US/project/code-of-conduct/ List Guidelines: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Mailing_list_guidelines List Archives: https://email@example.com