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Subject: Re: [boost] [boost::endian] Summary of discussion #1
From: Stewart, Robert (Robert.Stewart_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-06-04 10:23:04

vicente.botet wrote:
> Rob Stewart wrote:
> > Vicente Botet wrote:
> >> Rob Stewart wrote:
> >> > Scott McMurray wrote:
> >> >> Rob Stewart wrote:
> >> >> >
> >> >> > "endian_pack" doesn't suggest the class' actual purpose
> >> >>
> >> >> I'd guess that pack was chosen thinking of the verb,
> >> >> like the perl function pack:
> >> >> <>.
> >> >
> >> > Perhaps, but while function names are rightly verbs, type
> >> > names should be nouns.
> >>
> >> So the noum shoud be?
> >
> > I suggested some in another reply.
> Please could you repeate it here, I don't remember which one
> of your suggestion used the noum for pack.

I suggested compressed_endian_integer. See my reply in that other part of the thread for subsequent discussion of such names.

Rob Stewart robert.stewart_at_[hidden]
Software Engineer, Core Software using std::disclaimer;
Susquehanna International Group, LLP

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