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Re: calwf


From: tomas
Subject: Re: calwf
Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2016 20:55:21 +0100
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On Wed, Jan 13, 2016 at 05:42:51PM +0000, Uwe Brauer wrote:
> >>> "Stefan" == Stefan Monnier <address@hidden> writes:
> 
>    > In both cases (calwf and weekly-view), I expect that the issue is a
>    > simple question of renaming of a few functions/variables, or some
>    > such.
> 
> Yes.
> I had to introduce the following alias:
> 
> (defalias 'view-diary-entries 'diary-view-entries) ;which was even
> obsolete in the diary-lib version of xemacs
> 
> But also 
> 
> (defalias 'general-holidays 'holiday-general-holidays)
> (defalias 'oriental-holidays 'holiday oriental-holidays)
> (defalias 'local-holidays 'holiday-local-holidays)
> (defalias 'other-holidays  'holiday-other-holidays)
> (defalias 'hebrew-holidays 'holiday-oriental-holidays)
> (defalias 'christian-holidays 'holiday-christian-holidays)
> (defalias 'islamic-holidays 'holiday-iclamic-holidays)

[...]

> Frankly the rationale of renaming functions is beyond me, since it
> breaks backwards compatibility.

In this case (putting everything under a "name space") the change has
something running for it: less name collissions.

The change i, of course, always nasty.

reegards
- -- tomás
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