Re: CamelCase vs. all-lowercase package names

Discussion in 'Python' started by dieter, Feb 2, 2013.

  1. dieter

    dieter Guest

    Rhubarb Sin <> writes:

    > PEP-8 calls for "short, all-lowercase names" for packages:
    >
    > http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0008/#package-and-module-names


    This is mainly to support case insensitive file systems (and
    file systems with quite limited path length).
    With mixed case, some packages/modules may not conflict on
    a case sensitive file system but happen to conflict on a
    case insensitive file system.
     
    dieter, Feb 2, 2013
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