[Cabal] Namespaces

Ethan Blanton elb at psg.com
Mon Nov 13 21:44:00 EST 2006

Evan Schoenberg spake unto us the following wisdom:
> On Nov 13, 2006, at 9:22 PM, Luke Schierer wrote:
> >>Since we're now a pigeon and Adium is a duck, it might make sense to
> >>start a "libpurple-based clients have bird mascots" theme, and  
> >>name it
> >>Finch or Hummingbird or something. I picture gaim-text being a small
> >>bird.
> >>
> >>-s.
> >
> >hummingbirds are exceedingly cool.
> And they're fast, and they're the smallest bird, which is appropriate  
> for a text-based client - the Bee Hummingbird is 2 1/2 inches long.
> I, for one, welcome our new avian overlords.

(Turning this into a months-long debate ...)  eXceed has prior art
here.  X server suites aren't IM clients, but...


The laws that forbid the carrying of arms are laws [that have no remedy
for evils].  They disarm only those who are neither inclined nor
determined to commit crimes.
		-- Cesare Beccaria, "On Crimes and Punishments", 1764
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
Url : http://pidgin.im/cgi-bin/mailman/private/cabal/attachments/20061113/6004a127/attachment.pgp 

More information about the Cabal mailing list