I actually like Rivian!!! It has a ring to it, and still describes the
product. I'll take any other offers though. Good ideas.

On Thu, Oct 13, 2016 at 10:15 AM, David Klann <dkl...@linux.com> wrote:

> What's a "Rivendell"??? Once a "product" is known, it works ("Google"?),
> but until its reputation takes hold, it's a crap-shoot as to whether it
> will become a household name.
>
> I also like the technique of name mashups: Something like Rivian or
> Debindell (but those are a bit too close to "Purple" and "Pango").
>
> So I'm all for the more descriptive names like "Rivendell on Debian".
> Boring, I know, but it gets the point across.
>
> Actually, ... I'm liking Rivian at the moment... :)
>
>   ~David
>
>
> On 10/13/2016 09:05 AM, Cowboy wrote:
> > On Thursday 13 October 2016 09:28:20 am Seth Stevenson wrote:
> >> Rivendell Radio Automation Suite
> >
> > Misleading.
> >
> > The implication is that it's the supported OS, while you're talking
> > specifically about a main-line unsupported OS.
> >
> > Personally, I always favor naming things in a non-obfuscated,
> > non-ambiguous way, like Debian-Rivendell, or Rivendell4Debian which
> > leaves no doubt that this is for that specific OS and that it may, or
> > may not, behave like Rivendell on the supported OS.
> >
> > After all, if you install the Pango package, or Purple, what the
> > heck is that, what does it do, and why do I need or want it ? OTOH,
> > if you install VirtualBox-5.0 or OpenOffice,  you have a pretty good
> > idea what it is, and what it does.
> >
>
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