From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-10-31 23:36:04
At 01:25 PM 10/30/2003, Joaquín Mª López Muñoz wrote:
>> BTW, I'm not sure this namespace name is good idea. After I wrote
>> "indexed_set" in header name, I'm very likely to type "indexed_set" in
>> namespace name. Maybe, it the file really provides more than one
>> indexed_set, the name can be tweaked?
>First time this issue arose (that I know of) was in Boost.Tuple,
>which uses namespace boost::tuples instead of the expected
>boost::tuple, for the same reasons as here. If someone finally
>finds a way out of this problem, I'd gladly drop the 's'.
Hum... That seems like a mistake. Surely if the namespace should have the
same name as the header? Although it is perhaps better English to make such
names plural, there is a long history of header names which are singular.
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