Avocet branding - What do you think?

Mihovil Stanić mihovil at miho.im
Mon Mar 30 05:18:00 UTC 2015



29.03.2015 u 22:34, Axel Grude je napisao/la:
>
> Just 2 comments inline:
>> *Subject:* Re: Avocet branding - What do you think?
>> *To:* tb-planning at mozilla.org
>> *From: *Martin Kotulla (Softmaker)
>> *Sent: *Sunday, 29/03/2015 13:45:25 13:45 GMT ST +0100 [Week 13]
>> Frankly, I don't like much the idea of using bird names:
>>
>> 1. Most people outside the English-speaking countries have no idea 
>> what an avocet or bunting is. They will not even recognize the terms 
>> as bird names.
>>
>> 2. How do you want to make people understand that a bunting is 
>> better/newer than an avocet? You either need to have multiple 
>> releases in succession for people to recognize that it is a 
>> numbering/naming system. Or you need to explain this system to our 
>> users, again and again.
> It is just a build name, I don't think this is better or worse. It is 
> like OS 10 Panther or whatever they are using or Android Icecream Sandwich

As you can see from your example, everyone has number versions next to 
build names.
Android 5.0 Lolipop
OS X 10.3 Panther
...

Don't have anything against bird naming, but number sheme should follow.
Thunderbird 38 Avocet

Mihovil



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