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From "Max Bowsher" <m...@ukf.net>
Subject Re: renaming apr_filetype enum entries
Date Sat, 18 Sep 2004 11:15:50 GMT
Stas Bekman wrote:
> Max Bowsher wrote:
>> Stas Bekman wrote:
>>> Well, we are about to freeze the mod_perl 2 API, and we would like to
>>> have
>>> non-ambiguous constants. So I'm not sure how to proceed from here.
>>
>>
>> Well, the APR_ namespace is non-ambiguously APR's, and APR itself can
>> ensure sanity within that namespace - what more is required?
>>
>> Personally, I think it's good that APR's constant names aren't
>> needlessly bloated in length.
>
> What's exactly APR itself? You mean it can look in the mirror and smile at
> how beautiful it is? And never leave the house?
>
> APR can be judged by how useful it is in the projects it's used. It's
> useless on its own.

I'm a little confused how the naming of these constants affects the 
usefulness of APR in any way. Isn't this just a matter of stylistic 
preference?

Max.


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