The style guide Jack mentions is not really about the /library's/ name, but
rather about the data type of the main (usually the first) argument, as
saide. For example you could have a library called `my-wonderful-lib' that
experts `vector-splendify', which takes a vector as its first argument.
On Mon, Aug 28, 2017 at 10:26 PM, Jack Firth <jackhfi...@gmail.com> wrote:
> The Racket Style Guide has some notes about this in the Textual
> Matters: Names section:
> > Use meaningful names. The Lisp convention is to use full English words
> separated by dashes. Racket code benefits from the same convention.
> > Note that _ (the underline character) is also classified as bad
> Racketeering within names. It is an acceptable placeholder in syntax
> patterns, match patterns, and parameters that don’t matter.
> > Another widely used convention is to prefix a function name with the
> data type of the main argument. This convention generalizes the
> selector-style naming scheme of struct.
> So yes, if you were to write a `money` library many Racketeers would
> expect it to export functions like `money-deposit` and `money-convert`.
> This has the advantage that searching "money" in Scribble will give a quick
> list of the exports of "money", since they'll all have the prefix. This
> isn't a hard and fast rule, merely a guideline.
>  http://docs.racket-lang.org/style/index.html
>  http://docs.racket-lang.org/style/Textual_Matters.html#%
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