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Re: [Idea] Debian User Repository? (Not simply mimicing AUR)




I don’t think you need to avoid using “Debian” in the name.

This is the least problem your proposal have.

Ondrej
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Ondřej Surý <ondrej@xxxxxxxx>

> On 8 Apr 2019, at 12:27, Mo Zhou <lumin@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> D**ian may be pronounced as "Dasteriskian", i.e. "D-asterisk-ian"
> (Still sounds ugly). I'm really bad at naming things, neither.
> 
> AUR is not targeted on new Archlinux users. Likewise, the D**bian
> term is not expected to cause confusion to people who really
> need to use these scripts/tools. That said, I want a better name
> too.
> 
>> On Mon, Apr 08, 2019 at 12:05:56PM +0200, W. Martin Borgert wrote:
>> Quoting Mo Zhou <lumin@xxxxxxxxxx>:
>>> As you wish, I added a disclaimer to the toolkit, and replaced every
>>> single "Debian" keyword in the repo with "D**ian", except for those
>>> in disclaimer.
>> 
>> Pardon, but replacing letters with '*' looks like Debian were a
>> swearword ("f*ck", "sh*t", ...) one likes to avoid. Also, it is
>> not a good name, because nobody knows how to pronounce it nor
>> which letters exactly were replaced. I'm bad at naming, sorry,
>> but please find something else before people get used to it :-)
>