[CentOS-devel] What name would be acceptable for Desktop version of CentOS?

Sat Jan 21 04:36:36 UTC 2012
Mike <miked at tecknoquest.com>


Ljubomir Ljubojevic wrote:
> Dear developers of CentOS, I plan to create/start Desktop 
> version/fork/respin of CentOS, practically just to add useful packages, 
> modified repository with prioritized third-party repositories, maybe few 
> tweaks, and built ISO and repositories, so we are not limited to messing 
> with manually adding third-party repositories and dealing with 
> dependency problems. Basic repositories will remain from CentOS project.
> I plan to latter on ask about endorsement, maybe even hosting/mirroring 
> project or even running it under the CentOS project flag. I will have to 
> formulate my goals for the project and see how it resonates with you, 
> developers of CentOS.
> For the time being, to keep the ball rolling, I have question about the 
> name that you find acceptable (even in the case that I can not find 
> common ground with CentOS project and it remains on the sidelines):
> 1. CentDOS (Community Enterprize Desktop Operating System)
> 2. DentOS  (Desktop Enterprize Operating System)
> 3. CentOS-DE (Community Enterprize Operating System - Desktop Edition)
> 4. Any new suggestion?
> I personally and few other people like the first name, CentDOS.