[PATCH] updated pthread list patch

Thomas Pfaff tpfaff@gmx.net
Thu Mar 20 07:51:00 GMT 2003

On Wed, 19 Mar 2003, Robert Collins wrote:

> I'm happy with changing the method naming format, but is it GNU
> standard? Thats a requirement for the cygwin project.
> http://www.gnu.org/prep/standards_26.html#SEC26 says that
> "For example, you should use names like ignore_space_change_flag; don't
> use names like iCantReadThis."
> Now, I happen to disagree with the GNU conventions here, particularly as
> they don't have a C++ section (and C doesn't have the same degree of
> name space conflicts that C++ does) :}. But, the pthread code should
> stay within the GNU guidelines.
> So, I'm sorry to have you jumping through hoops, but can you please
> change your patch so that all new methods use the GNU convention here.

I just followed the already existing method names in thread.h. Methods
like forEach, initMutex or isGoodObject were made by you.

I would suggest to commit my patch now and do a method renaming and
1==foo to foo==1 cleanup in a second step.


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