[Pharo-dev] Suggestion on naming: shorter names

Tudor Girba tudor at tudorgirba.com
Sat Oct 26 11:30:35 EDT 2013


I like this. Could you open an issue and propose a Slice?

Doru


On Sat, Oct 26, 2013 at 2:36 PM, Nicolas Cellier <
nicolas.cellier.aka.nice at gmail.com> wrote:

> +1
>
>
> 2013/10/26 Sebastian Sastre <sebastian at flowingconcept.com>
>
>> Hi there,
>>
>> I've saw this:
>> https://pharo.fogbugz.com/default.asp?W64
>>
>> that you introduced:
>>
>> valueWithInterval: aDelay
>>
>> valueAfterWaiting: aDelay
>>
>>
>> which is a cool feature.
>>
>> I only suggest that it could have shorter names.
>>
>> Using: valueAfter: aDelay and valueEvery: aDelay
>>
>> would make it look like:
>>
>> [Transcript cr; show: 'Hello World!' ] valueAfter: 10 seconds.
>>
>> [Transcript cr; show: 'tick-tack...' ] valueEvery: 10 seconds.
>>
>> In general, and when they don't introduce ambiguity or unacceptable
>> vagueness,  shorter names help typing, make the autocompleter find hits
>> faster and unload the memory bandwidth of our brains
>>
>> Keep the great work!
>>
>>  sebastian <https://about.me/sebastianconcept>
>>
>> o/
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