np_ function prefix
william at leibzon.org
Sun Jan 26 08:17:04 CET 2014
On Thu, Jan 23, 2014 at 4:18 AM, Holger Weiß <holger at zedat.fu-berlin.de> wrote:
> * William Leibzon <william at leibzon.org> [2014-01-22 18:45]:
>> Do we want to keep np_ prefix that many functions in the source code use?
> We haven't really decided on this one yet. Do you think we should?
I'm not sure that's why I opened the topic up. Seems like eventually
it'd be best to rename but its not a big issue at the moment. Maybe
seen how much patch exchange there would be between monitoring-plugins
and nagios-plugins and who does patches and how and then decide.
>> One of the options could be to change this to mp_ which is not
>> difficult for nagios plugins source code itself but there are, I
>> think, external plugins that link to and use these nagios plugin
>> functions too.
> Yes. That's never been supported, but of course there might be plugins
> doing just that regardless.
> The other downside is that such a change makes it a bit harder to
> exchange patches with the Nagios Enterprises team.
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