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reply sclytrack <sclytrack ars.com> writes:
Why does deimos have a small letter c and sometimes a big letter C?


libmysql has the big letter C.


Which one is going to be the official one?
May 05 2012
parent reply =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Alex_R=F8nne_Petersen?= <xtzgzorex gmail.com> writes:
On 05-05-2012 12:47, sclytrack wrote:
 Why does deimos have a small letter c and sometimes a big letter C?


 libmysql has the big letter C.


 Which one is going to be the official one?

Small was always the convention. Not sure why mysql uses a big letter. -- - Alex
May 05 2012
next sibling parent "David Nadlinger" <see klickverbot.at> writes:
On Saturday, 5 May 2012 at 10:53:59 UTC, Alex Rønne Petersen 
wrote:
 Small was always the convention. Not sure why mysql uses a big 
 letter.

Huh? ZeroMQ, ncurses, systemd, libmediainfo, libev, liblzma, libevent, OpenSSL, libexif, libsndfile and portaudio all use a capital »C« as directory name – and if anything, this has been »the convention«, as Walter's initial OpenSSL repo also used this variant. Not that it would matter, though, the directory only serve the purpose of documenting which exact version of the C headers was used to create the translation… David
May 05 2012
prev sibling parent "David Nadlinger" <see klickverbot.at> writes:
On Saturday, 5 May 2012 at 10:53:59 UTC, Alex Rønne Petersen 
wrote:
 Small was always the convention. Not sure why mysql uses a big 
 letter.

Huh? ZeroMQ, ncurses, systemd, libmediainfo, libev, liblzma, libevent, OpenSSL, libexif, libsndfile and portaudio all use a capital »C« as directory name – and if anything, this has been »the convention«, as Walter's initial OpenSSL repo also used this variant. Not that it would matter, though, the directory only serve the purpose of documenting which exact version of the C headers was used to create the translation… David
May 05 2012