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[bug#29820] [PATCH] services: cgit: Add more configuration fields.

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: [bug#29820] [PATCH] services: cgit: Add more configuration fields.
Date: Tue, 27 Feb 2018 18:25:19 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/25.3 (gnu/linux)

Clément Lassieur <address@hidden> skribis:

> Oleg Pykhalov <address@hidden> writes:
>> OK.  Also I see in cgit README [1], they use “cgit” even in titles.
>> On the other hand it feels wrong to me, because it's a name of the
>> program, like Guile, Guix, Linux or Emacs.  It might be better to stick
>> to that convention for readability (e.g. not ‘cgit’ as a command or a
>> file name, but as a project name “Cgit”).  And because of we rename even
>> configuration options like ‘scan-path’, it's OK to force the
>> capitalization also.  WDYT?
> Our convention is to follow upstream convention.  Guile, Linux, Emacs
> are all capitalized upsteam, which is why they are capitalized in Guix
> documentation.  It's up to the upstream project to choose.
> Plus, cgit seems to pay a lot of attention to it.  See, the title is:
>     cgit - CGI for Git
> And then:
>     Building cgit involves building a proper version of Git.
> Clearly they acknowledge that Git is capitalized (because upstream
> decided so), but cgit is not.
> So I think we should not capitalize it :-)

Agreed.  (Though again we should not lose our hair over it.  :-))


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