On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 4:55 AM, Andreas Rossberg <rossberg@...> wrote:
On 15 February 2012 07:47, Mark S. Miller <erights@...> wrote:
> clear() is ok. Also, java.util.Map and java.util.Set use clear() so it would
> also be familiar to many people.
> Perhaps deleteAll() would be more mnemonic, as its relationship with
> delete() would be obvious?
+1 for deleteAll. Give related names to related operations.
deleteAll would seem better reserved for deleteAll(Collection), which would remove every element present in the collection.
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