Is there a way to assign alternate names to enumeration values? I have
a piece of C++ code that processes protocol buffer messages which have
a lot of enums in them, and I need to print out the contents in a user-
friendly, readable way.
I know that I can get the enum value name by doing something like:
But if my enum value name is "DEVICE_CATEGORY_TABLET", I would rather
output something like "Tablet". I can make a bunch of big maps of enum
values to strings in my C++ code, but this means that any time I
change the protocol buffers I need to update the C++ code. If there is
no "alternate name" available, is there perhaps a better way to
approach this where I don't have to make updates in two places for
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