Re: capitalization convention feels non-Scheme-y John Cowan 29 Jul 2015 17:04 UTC

Per Bothner scripsit:

> No other Scheme standard or SRFI (that I can think of) follows this capitalization
> convention.  It shouldn't matter whether Interval is a class or a builtin type:
> The names should be "interval", "internal?", "interval-dimensions", etc.

Strong +1.  It's especially weird to have Array and Fixed-array rather
than Fixed-Array.  I'll have more comments on names later.

John Cowan
It was dreary and wearisome.  Cold clammy winter still held sway in this
forsaken country.  The only green was the scum of livid weed on the dark
greasy surfaces of the sullen waters.  Dead grasses and rotting reeds loomed
up in the mists like ragged shadows of long-forgotten summers.
        --LOTR, "The Passage of the Marshes"