The new name for Max will be...

Discuss Max, an open source CD audio extractor and audio converter.

What should the new name be?

myAudio
6
16%
Audio Duper
1
3%
Audiophora
18
49%
Halcyone
12
32%
 
Total votes: 37

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The new name for Max will be...

Post by sbooth » Wed Feb 01, 2006 7:48 pm

Please vote!
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Post by khead » Wed Feb 01, 2006 10:28 pm

Audio Duper - Dupe can have a very negative connotation.

Audiophoria - I picture a teenagers room with a bong in it.

Halcyone - Too obscure for most folks.


I just want to put my audio onto my computer.
The name myAudio mignt make it sound overly basic and dumbed down though.
As long as the program clearly isn’t, it shouldn’t matter too much.

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Post by LagunaSol » Thu Feb 02, 2006 6:21 am

My vote = wait for new choices to vote on. :(

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Post by jacquesdubois » Tue Feb 07, 2006 11:21 pm

Halcyone is a great name, but why not name it after the Muse of Music, Euterpe?

Or just keep Max. I like it and it's simple and fast.

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Post by mikehallsted » Wed Feb 08, 2006 9:03 am

if our only choice is one from the poll, Halcyone would be it.

my vote would be to keep Max.
is the name change a must? is Max in the name an option?
since there are always Max variations...
HappyMax, MaxFan, MaxEnc, MaxMin, and oh so many others.

anyway, it's an awesome program, and i'm glad i found it.

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Post by khead » Wed Feb 08, 2006 2:15 pm

I’d like to officially change my vote to Halcyone - gives a clear majority :o)

That’s if confined to the choices on the list.

I agree with the Max ain’t so bad sentiment.
How about MaxTunes, MaxMusic, or MaxAudio?

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Post by someone » Wed Feb 15, 2006 6:37 am

I suggest a new name for Max: Titration.

The error correction mode used by Max is tedious but accurate, just like a titration.

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Post by sbooth » Thu Feb 16, 2006 5:08 am

someone wrote:I suggest a new name for Max: Titration.

The error correction mode used by Max is tedious but accurate, just like a titration.
That's funny! :lol:

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Post by shanecavanaugh » Thu Feb 16, 2006 7:56 pm

Another vote to just keep it at Max.

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Post by ozean » Thu Feb 23, 2006 5:21 pm

I voted for Halcyone, because it sounds fun. However, I too would prefer the name Max to stick…

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Post by LagunaSol » Fri Feb 24, 2006 5:59 pm

One more vote for Max.

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Post by Nils » Fri Mar 03, 2006 5:44 am

one vote for Max.

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Post by tomars » Wed Mar 08, 2006 8:50 pm

Hello, I really like Max. I would stick with that but here are some suggestions I thought of:

Extract - although this may already be taken and is a little similar to xACT
Eleven - (11) because it creates a 1:1 copy (and 1:1 looks like 11 :D)
Asex - Abbreviation of asexual reproduction where identical genetical (or digital :D) information is recreated.

Starfish reproduce asexually but theres already a OSX app called StarfishX

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Post by LagunaSol » Thu Mar 09, 2006 1:48 am

One vote against Asex. :wink:

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Post by phule » Sat Mar 18, 2006 9:54 pm

I think the name Max is just fine as it is :!: :!:
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