<URL: http://bugs.freeciv.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=39870 >

> [wsimpson - Sun Nov 18 01:56:44 2007]:
> Whether by history or mistake, some functions have a leading handle_ that
> are not actually network packet routines.  Another has leading real_
> This makes reading the code more difficult, as it is hard to discern where
> the calls are generated.
>   bool handle_unit_move_request
>   void handle_unit_activity_request
>   static void handle_unit_activity_request_targeted
>   static void handle_unit_activity_request_base
>   void real_unit_change_homecity

This is a historical coincidence (used as a lazy means of implementing
actions then spread far and wide after the precedent was set) and would
be a good target for fixing.


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