[Bro-Dev] CBAN naming

Azoff, Justin S jazoff at illinois.edu
Wed Jun 1 15:12:37 PDT 2016

> On Jun 1, 2016, at 5:58 PM, Slagell, Adam J <slagell at ILLINOIS.EDU> wrote:
> I have gone over a bunch of these threads and want to bring this back towards consensus, or at least consilience. Let’s pick from the following 5 options, and then we can decide if these are bundles, ports, packages, plugins, extensions, modules, or bags.
> Key criteria are clarity and simplicity. Does it give an intuitive sense of what it is without adding confusion? No name or analogy will be perfect, but let’s not let the perfect be the enemy of the good.
> And the nominees are:
> 1. bpkg
> 2. brow
> 3. bagger
> 4. bro-ports
> 5. bro-brew

After talking with Matthias the other day I think the best option is simply:

6. bro-package or bro-pkg

We already have things like bro-cut, and bro-aux. Broctl pretty close to bro-ctl.

- Justin Azoff

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