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- Subject: Re: SDL package (namespace problem)
- From: Thatcher Ulrich <tu@...>
- Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2003 15:15:47 -0400
On Aug 05, 2003 at 01:17 -0400, Peter Loveday wrote:
> My view is that modules should not be allowed to place things in the global
> namespace. Obviously we can't enfore it, but it can be strongly
I agree with this.
> I think SDL.LoadBMP() is far more consistant with anything else in
> LuaCheia. It is a lot more obvoius to a user that a given module
> has functions within a given table, and has the added bonus that
> dumping the contents of that table gives you a quick list of
> functions available in the module.
Seconded. I personally don't mind SDL.SDL_LoadBMP(), especially if it
takes some load off the module maintainer, but I agree SDL.LoadBMP()