[SciPy-User] Naming Ideas
Wed Sep 5 06:54:59 CDT 2012
> On Wed, Sep 5, 2012 at 5:54 AM, Thomas Kluyver <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> On 4 September 2012 03:14, The Helmbolds <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> If there is a need for a name that includes more than just SciPy, then
>>> suggest we consider something like the following:
>>> MatSysPy, pronounced "mat-sis-pie".
>> Thanks, I guess you're referring to my recent thread about making a
>> unified 'brand' for the scipy ecosystem? I agree that picking a good
>> name is important
>> To recap, names suggested so far:
>> Sciome - from the numfocus proposal (potential confusion with
>> PyScis - pronounced like pisces (potential confusion with PySCeS and
>> PySci, two unrelated Python projects)
>> List subscribers, what do you think? Does one of those names feel
>> right to refer to the scipy/numpy/etc. stack? Would you like to rule
>> any out? Or can you think of a better name yourself?
> I'm not a big fan of any.
> just another one:
> Sciotope or Scitope the biotope for science (in python)
> biotope has closer sounds in other languages than biome
I like this one. Or even ScPyotope ...
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