[plt-dev] Re: request not to use all-caps identifiers

From: Pascal J. Bourguignon (pjb at informatimago.com)
Date: Mon Apr 12 11:53:49 EDT 2010

Jay McCarthy <jay.mccarthy at gmail.com>

> As the originator of the variable, I have to say I'm not terribly
> bothered by all caps used sparingly.
> I use caps (only this once as far as I know) to signify: wacky
> constant coming up.
> My use doesn't have anything to do with Java. (I've never written a
> Java program longer than 10 lines.) It is more likely to have
> something to do with C.
> If I wanted to be a pain, I could say I'm going back to our roots when
> everything was in caps. (Whenever I look at books that present Scheme
> in all caps it is soooo disturbing. Blech.)

The emacs commands downcase-lisp-region (and upcase-lisp-region) may be
useful here.


__Pascal Bourguignon__

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