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> On Feb 21 16:44, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
>> scandirat(3) was added in glibc-2.15 and has supposedly been proposed
>> for addition to POSIX.1. Patch attached.
>>  http://sourceware.org/git/?p=glibc.git;a=blob_plain;f=NEWS >>  http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.man/2419 >> [...]
> Is it just me or do others have the same feeling that the function name
> is a bit... unfortunate. When I read this patch proposal the first time
> I thought something like "scan-di-rat? What the heck does *that* mean?
> A couple of days later I still tend to pronounce it "scan-di-rat" rather
> than "scan-dir-at", and I have serious doubts that I will adapt...