[openstack-dev] [neutron]: Neutron naming legal issues

Alexander Kostrikov akostrikov at mirantis.com
Fri Apr 1 09:28:07 UTC 2016

What about Netrone?

On Fri, Apr 1, 2016 at 11:24 AM, Ihar Hrachyshka <ihrachys at redhat.com>

> Akihiro Motoki <amotoki at gmail.com> wrote:
> IIRC 'Quantum' was renamed to 'Neutron' due to the trademark issue.
>> I don't think reverting it to 'Quantum' resolves the issue.
>> When we chose a new name, the foundation checked the legal/trademark
>> issue,
>> so I think it is better to contact the OpenStack foundation or discuss
>> it in the legal-discuss ML.
>> "Newton" release of "neutron" is confusing though :(
> We could play words, like Quantron or Neutrum. Actually, it makes perfect
> sense to me, since the change to rename all project name references will be
> half the size of the proposed solution, and may even save us some git
> conflicts, assuming we hack Gerrit to use word-based conflict merging
> engine.
> Ihar
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