[PATCH 00/16] c-user: Split up chapter files

Sebastian Huber sebastian.huber at embedded-brains.de
Tue Sep 1 17:55:23 UTC 2020

On 31/08/2020 08:55, Sebastian Huber wrote:

> On 30/08/2020 18:41, Gedare Bloom wrote:
>> On Sun, Aug 30, 2020 at 10:15 AM Joel Sherrill<joel at rtems.org>  wrote:
>>> On Sun, Aug 30, 2020, 11:02 AM Joel 
>>> Sherrill<joel.sherrill at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>>> On Sun, Aug 30, 2020, 10:22 AM Gedare Bloom<gedare at rtems.org>  wrote:
>>>>> this is fairly mechanical. My only question is whether it is 
>>>>> better to
>>>>> keep the longer names for the directory. like... timer_manager/
>>>>> instead of timer/  or to avoid abbreviations like rate_monotonic/
>>>>> instead of ratemon/
>>>> Longer names and subdirectories please. It has worked in the Users 
>>>> Guide.
>>>> We are long past 8.3 and 13 character name limits. Just avoid 
>>>> spaces and special characters in names and stick to all lower case.
>> Should we explicitly say _manager on each of them though? Or it is ok
>> to say timer/ clock/ rate_monotonic/ and so on?
> If you prefer long names, then I would simply use the chapter names, 
> for example "rate-monotonic-manager", "scheduling-concepts", etc.
> The directory names of the patch correspond to the header file names 
> in cpukit/include/rtems/rtems and I used them also for the specification:
> https://git.rtems.org/rtems-central/tree/spec/req/rtems
> https://git.rtems.org/rtems-central/tree/spec/if/rtems
Just to make sure I don't change things in the wrong direction. You 
prefer long names which correspond to the chapter names and not the 
abbreviated names which are used elsewhere?

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