Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Question about limits in fb 2.5 or 3.0
Author Alex Peshkov
On Thursday 26 February 2009 02:17, Jim Starkey wrote:
> Has anyone considered changing to new style symbol names? No
> underscores, initial low case letter for variables, initial upper case
> letter for classes and structs, all caps for macros?

Most of new code is written using exactly this style. What about reworking all
old code to follow this rule - do not think it's a good idea. Much better way
to do it at the same time with converting that part of code to C++ classes.

> Most of the Firebird external names were defined when Unix linkers only
> supported 6? 8? 9? character symbols.

Can't say that it's well seen in current sources :))