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From: Arun Raghavan <ford_prefect@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: New global USE flag: introspection
Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2010 09:33:17 +0530
On 23 June 2010 01:47, Mike Auty <ikelos@g.o> wrote:
[...]
>> Which should not be an issue since any library that has some sort of
>> introspection can use this flag (and the use.desc can be changed
>> appropriately at that time if it does not use gobject-introspection).
>
> Why have to change it in the future (and probably split it into two
> flags then), when the choice hasn't been made yet?  Or, to put your own
> question to you, why are you vehemently for "introspection" when others
> have shown concern with the choice?  As far as I can see, the only
> difference is requiring a slightly longer use_enable line.

Mostly because I don't want to coin a new term if it's not absolutely necessary.

That said, you're right - more people seem to be comfortable with
"gintrospection" than plain "introspection". If no further objections
arise, we'll go with "gintrospection".

Thanks,
-- 
Arun Raghavan
http://arunraghavan.net/
(Ford_Prefect | Gentoo) & (arunsr | GNOME)


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