> On 24/02/2012 13:09, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > 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.
> >> Yaakov
> >>  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...
> 'slike a sugar mouse, but bigger. 'scandirat.