Case-sensitivity: why -- or why not? (was Re: Damnation!)

François Pinard pinard at
Tue May 23 06:19:31 CEST 2000

"Neil Hodgson" <neilh at> writes:

> Some of us want 'case insensitivity' to lessen sloppiness by allowing
> only one capitalisation of each name.

Orderly naming of modules is a matter of convention.  If the conventions
are inadequate, these might be improved where they need to be.  Tainting a
whole language around a few inadequacies would be a gross over-reaction.

François Pinard

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