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New name for the mx-installer

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New name for the mx-installer

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Post by dolphin_oracle » Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:26 pm

There is an effort under way re-unify the installer code base between antiX and MX, and give the installer some new tricks both on the user side and the developer/maintainer side.

But

We need a new package name for the installer, as they are currently

antix-installer

and

mx-installer

Creative names, right?

anyway, Please post any name suggestions you may have. Its not strictly speaking limited to function, it could have a totally strange name, as with “ubiquity” or “calamares”. The idea is to have one name, without the “antiX” or “MX” lablels.

Just be aware that this is a brainstorming excerise, and that there is no guarantee that we will use any name submitted. But believe me, naming ideas are welcome!

Thanks.

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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by Jerry3904 » Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:46 pm

SysInstaller or sys-installer
Production: 4.15.0-1-amd64, MX-17.1, AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core, GeForce GT 630/PCIe/SSE2, 8 GB, SSD 120 GB, Data 1TB
Testing: AAO 722: 4.15.0-1-386. MX-17.1, AMD C-60 APU, 4 GB
Personal: XPS 13, 4.18.0-19.3-liquorix, 4 GB

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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by oops » Wed Apr 11, 2018 1:47 pm

#X-Spirit ?
$ inxi -Fxxxz : System: Host:XEON ... Distro: MX-18_x64 Continuum

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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by anticapitalista » Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:13 pm

Gazelle
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Reg. linux user #395339.

Philosophers have interpreted the world in many ways; the point is to change it.

antiX-17 "Heather Heyer" - lean and mean.
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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by Stevo » Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:15 pm

Brainstorm. :p

Imprint.

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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by ChrisUK » Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:22 pm

mix-installer
Winston
Starfish
Titan
unamed
Blobfish (it's an ugly Fish)
Tasseled-wobbegong (it's a Shark)

(give me a few days and I'll find/think of loads more... ;) )
Chris

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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by azrielle » Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:52 pm

Monkfish?
(mainly because I fell in love with its flavor, as I have with MX, and MX-PI)
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Lenovo X131e i3/3227u 8GB MX17.1/AntiX 17.1 Fluxbox/Win7SP1 500GB SSD
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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by frenzy67 » Wed Apr 11, 2018 2:54 pm

Discus (as in the fish) such a beautiful fish to keep and breed
win 7 pc, lubuntu 17.10 on compaq pressario, mx 17 on inspiron 1545.
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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by j2mcgreg » Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:04 pm

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This is not Bill Gates' Panacea Shop
The Windows Remover

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Re: New name for the mx-installer

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Post by Eadwine Rose » Wed Apr 11, 2018 3:40 pm

Serious suggestions:

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OS Installer
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