[Maxima] [Pool] New name suggestion for Maxima.
fateman at cs.berkeley.edu
Sat Dec 18 08:54:21 CST 2010
On 12/18/2010 6:07 AM, Waldemar wrote:
> So I go on and want to start a pool with new name suggestions for
> Maxima. So we can later, in an other pool decide, if we want to rename
> Maxima and if yes, which name.
> Here are some suggestions from previous posts:
> MacsymaNG<- Macsyma new/next generation.
> OpenMacsyma<- similar to DOE Macsyma.
> MacsymaSE<- Macsyma Schelter's edition.
> Maclisy<- Mathematical Common Lisp System or Mathematical Calculation System.
> DOE-Macsyma<- ? Sorry Richard I don't really understand what you
> mean. Is it free?
I don't know. I am not a lawyer.
> Simply apply you name suggestion to this pool. With maybe a short
> explanation if needed.
> The names should be unique otherwise it would make no sense to rename.
Actually, it makes no sense to rename whether unique or not, because you
would then have
to search for Macsyma or Maxima or newname -Nissan.
If I want to be helpful for search engines, I would say my program runs
in " Macsyma (or its open-source version Maxima on sourceforge)."
or in "Maxima (an open-source version of Macsyma)".
so no new name is necessary.
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