--- xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0024.html 2004/03/17 14:26:41 1.1 +++ xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0024.html 2004/10/25 16:53:41 1.2 @@ -8,7 +8,7 @@ -->- +
|Title:||Consistent Gentoo tool naming scheme|
|Author:||Donnie Berkholz <spyderous at gentoo.org>,|
|Created:||16 March 2004|
The author notes that this GLEP "needs significant work", which is +unlikely to occur until either winter vacation or next summer. +Marking as deferred for the time being.+
A consistent prefix on these tools will allow users to easily find them on the system by merely entering "gentoo-<tab><tab>" for a complete listing or "gentoo-config-<tab><tab>" or "gentoo-update-<tab><tab>" to get a listing of @@ -81,7 +88,7 @@ scheme would enable users to find these tools more easily.
The following packages and tools are affected (gentoo- prefix removed for ease of reading, current name follows suggested name):
@@ -103,7 +110,7 @@
Three primary options were presented for the naming scheme:
To ensure a smooth transition, a wrapper script will be provided in the old location. This wrapper will print a warning, sleep 5 seconds, then run the tool from its new location. The wrapper script should be provided for the next @@ -140,19 +147,19 @@ script.