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Subject: [ggl] namespace renaming
From: Mateusz Loskot (mateusz)
Date: 2009-12-03 07:41:03

Barend Gehrels wrote:
> [...]
> The namespace geometry is then a little unfortunate because we already
> use that namespace. boost::geometry::geometry would be too much and
> confusing.
> However, geometries are in fact "geometric shapes", this definition is
> more precise because geometry is "the part of mathematics ..."
> (wikipedia).
> So I propose namespace shape for the neutrally-named collection of shapes.

> Yes, such a page would be very good!

OK, I'll start it.
So, OGC names Wiki are specific to OGC names and its comparison.
Names is for GGL library-wide explanation and comparison.

By the way, PostGIS crafted nice matrix, perhaps we could think of
similar thing:

Best regards,

Mateusz Loskot,

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