[haiku-commits] Re: r37017 - in haiku/trunk: build/jam src/apps/screenshot

  • From: Wim van der Meer <wpjvandermeer@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-commits@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 6 Jun 2010 22:07:07 +0900

On Sun, Jun 6, 2010 at 6:19 PM, Axel Dörfler <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> wpjvandermeer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> - Separate executables for the CLI (Screenshot) and GUI
>> (ScreenshotApp).
>>     When "Screenshot" is launched it runs in the background, and
>> launches the
>>     GUI (if not run with the -s or -c switch) before quiting itself.
>> When a new
>>     screenshot is requested through the ScreenshotApp GUI interface,
>>     ScreenshotApp launches Screenshot before quiting itself, after
>> which
>>     Screenshot re-launches ScreenshotApp. This fixes ticket #4100.
>>     Note that because of this change the deskbar entry will show
>> "ScreenshotApp"
>>     and not "Screenshot" as might be expected. I am not sure if this
>> is a
>>     problem.
> Not by itself, but I think it should be renamed to "screenshot", and
> "Screenshot" - CLI utilities are usually lower case, and I find that
> "App" suffix rather superfluous.
> If that is too similar, we could also name the CLI utility
> "screenshooter", for example, which would even contain an hint as to
> what it does in comparison with the GUI application :-)
> Bye,
>   Axel.

I think the similarity is not a problem, I like the idea of different
case, it makes sense.

Wim van der Meer

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