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Re: svn_delta_edit_fns_t function rename coming up...

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2001-11-21 03:32:57 CET

Karl Fogel <kfogel@newton.ch.collab.net> writes:

> Ben suggested a while back that the replace_* functions in editors be
> renamed to open_*, since that's a better match for their semantics.

Yeah, really, it's confusing. If you want to edit a file, or descend
into a directory, it makes no sense to say you're "replacing" it.
You're "opening" it, no? It especially makes sense, since each of
these functions is already paired with a "close" routine.

I'm really looking forward to this rename. I think it's worth the
pain. :-)

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