|Subject||Re: [IBDI] New Name for IBConsole fork...|
I vote for DF_Manager !
----- Original Message -----
From: "Claudio Valderrama C." <cvalde@...>
Sent: Sunday, April 14, 2002 8:25 AM
Subject: RE: [IBDI] New Name for IBConsole fork...
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Dominique Louis [mailto:Dominique@...]
> > Sent: Sábado 13 de Abril de 2002 17:30
> > The names proposed so far are...
> > FBConsole - an obvious choice ( suggested by Claudio )
> I think FBConsole says it all: for now, the changes to make IBConsole work
> with FB are minimal. Apart from that, you need to rename the executable,
> give it a new icon and change the About (giving proper credits to the
> creators of the current code). For the rest, you benefit from the original
> > DF_Manager - Not too sure what DF stand for ( suggested by Claudio )
> This was a lame joke, but you didn't get it. It's unlikely that Dale
> (DF) will love Firebird, since he's Borland CEO. But maybe he will be
> to know that we recognize him for at least open sourcing IB instead of
> letting it die and rot even after 3/4 of the IB Team quit.
> > Chief SQL Officer - CSO for short ( suggested by me )
> This is a too pompous name for a basic utility.
> > Minion - for the control freaks amongst us ( suggested by me )
> No serious programmer (or at least, no programmer without a good sense of
> humor) would use a tool named Minion, maybe for the same reason that
> wants to use a picture of a bug to represent anything other than a
> itself (I would have used it for FB, but I'm sure 99% of my FB peer
> co-developers would ask for my head in a silver plate in such case).
> Claudio Valderrama C.
> Ingeniero en Informática - Consultor independiente
> http://www.cvalde.com - http://www.firebirdSQL.org