Re: ✘ntpclient names
fallenpegasus at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 22:12:26 UTC 2017
My own preference would be
"temp" is too overloaded as "temporary".
Short is not needed, the day of 15 character filenames and typing over a
110bps ASR33 with 500ms of lag are far in the distant past.
But that's just a preference of mine, GEM's proposal is fine.
On Tue, Feb 21, 2017 at 12:38 PM Eric S. Raymond <esr at thyrsus.com> wrote:
> Gary E. Miller <gem at rellim.com>:
> > Yo All!
> > Eric wants all ntp programs to start with 'ntp' and not have hypens.
> > So, how about:
> > gps-log -> ntpgpslog
> > temp-log -> ntptemplog
> > makeheat -> ntpmakeheat
> > Suggestions?
> That works for me. I'd make 'em shorter if I could, but don't see any
> obvious way to do that that wouldn't reduce them to garble.
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