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Florian Fainelli f.fainelli at
Wed Mar 1 13:01:20 EST 2017

On 03/01/2017 09:42 AM, Stijn Tintel wrote:
> On 01-03-17 13:02, John Crispin wrote:
>> 1) do we want to remerge
> Yes.
>> 2) do we want to rebrand
> Neutral, or I might even prefer a 3rd option to make things even more
> complicated.
> Personally I now have more non-wireless devices running LEDE than
> wireless ones, so the "W" in OpenWrt no longer makes sense.
> And try saying "I am a LEDE developer" and convince yourself it's not
> confusing, especially since we don't have a "lead" developer.

How about this then:

LEDE is the umbrella project name, whose scope extends past routers and
network devices.

OpenWrt now becomes a "sub" brand whose scope is router/networked devices?

That way, we can add other brands as the LEDE wants to be specialized...

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