Subject: Re: sms - naming convention
To: Tomasz Luchowski <>
From: Alistair Crooks <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/23/2001 15:11:41
On Fri, Mar 23, 2001 at 04:00:46PM +0100, Tomasz Luchowski wrote:
> I'd like to import "sms" to packages collection - 
> "Utility for sending SMS to mobile phones to Polish GSM networks".
> Author calls it "sms", but I think this name is too generic to be
> used in pkgsrc. How shall I call it then? polsms? smspl? (I like 'smspl'
> most)
> And about the binary... it installs itself to ${PREFIX}/bin/sms -
> I hope there's nothing wrong with this cause no package from pkgsrc
> installs that file.. but I'd like to hear other's opinions.

I'd really prefer it if it was called something like polsms or pl-sms.