[geekcrypt] Re: Project name?

  • From: Bill Cox <waywardgeek@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: geekcrypt@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 4 Jun 2014 06:40:17 -0400

On Wed, Jun 4, 2014 at 6:32 AM, Niklas Lemcke - 林樂寬

> Concerning the name, why not move away from the *crypt scheme? *crypt
> would always seem like a rescue mission for Truecrypt. Instead
> something new, improving on Truecrypt should be born. Hence the name
> should be new, different. E.g. ciphershed.
>
> I'm not a native speaker though, so my suggestions might sound weird to
> native speakers' ears.
>
>
> Niklas
>

I like ciphershed.  It sounds fine in English.  That's the best alternative
to FalseCrypt I've heard so far.  How important is it to stick to a -Crypt
name?

Bill

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