[rust-dev] Bikeshed proposal to simplify syntax

Benjamin Striegel ben.striegel at gmail.com
Wed Jul 18 09:35:06 PDT 2012


I concur with Patrick.

Short keywords: good
Short identifiers for stdlib APIs: good
Short identifiers for internal variables: bad (but excessively long ones
are just as bad, for different reasons)

On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 6:04 PM, Patrick Walton <pwalton at mozilla.com> wrote:

> In short: "short unabbreviated names are fine, but abbreviations should be
> considered carefully and assumed bad unless proven otherwise".
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