|author||Anthony Liguori <email@example.com>||2009-10-01 16:12:16 -0500|
|committer||Anthony Liguori <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2009-10-01 16:12:16 -0500|
Revert "Get rid of _t suffix"
In the very least, a change like this requires discussion on the list. The naming convention is goofy and it causes a massive merge problem. Something like this _must_ be presented on the list first so people can provide input and cope with it. This reverts commit 99a0949b720a0936da2052cb9a46db04ffc6db29. Signed-off-by: Anthony Liguori <email@example.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'CODING_STYLE')
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/CODING_STYLE b/CODING_STYLE
index 08af61ad1f..a579cb1b5f 100644
@@ -40,10 +40,14 @@ Rationale:
-Variables are lower_case_with_underscores; easy to type and read.
-Structured type names are in CamelCase; harder to type but standing
-out. Scalar type names are a_lower_case_beginning_with_an a or an.
-Do not use _t suffix if you are including any headers.
+Variables are lower_case_with_underscores; easy to type and read. Structured
+type names are in CamelCase; harder to type but standing out. Scalar type
+names are lower_case_with_underscores_ending_with_a_t, like the POSIX
+uint64_t and family. Note that this last convention contradicts POSIX
+and is therefore likely to be changed.
+Typedefs are used to eliminate the redundant 'struct' keyword. It is the
+QEMU coding style.
4. Block structure