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Re: [1/2][RFA][7.0] Rename Python files to be 8.3 safe

Em Segunda-feira 03 Agosto 2009 15:04:14 Daniel Jacobowitz escreveu:
> On Mon, Aug 03, 2009 at 02:55:13PM -0300, Thiago Jung Bauermann wrote:
> > IIRC Daniel's reason was because of the build process. He didn't want to
> > have .o files named differently from their .c files. I suppose we'll have
> > that discussion when I post this upstream, unless Daniel reads the archer
> > list.
> See AC_PROG_CC_C_O in the autoconf manual also.  There are portability
> concerns.

Ok, I'll have a look at that...

> > > Oh, yeah, I almost forgot: supporting DOS is a complete waste of time.
> >
> > Agreed. That's not why I'm doing these patches. ;-)
> Then why are you doing it?

Because I like my original naming better! Enough so that I was eager to write 
these patches. :-) But not strongly enough to fight about the issue.

> If it's just for 8.3, why not use fnchange.lst?

Because I didn't know about fnchange.lst. I'll see what I can learn about it.
Thiago Jung Bauermann

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