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From:
Paul "LeoNerd" Evans
Date:
September 3, 2021 14:24
Subject:
Re: Pre-RFC: Rename SVf_UTF8 et al.
Message ID:
20210903152414.4393e001@shy.leonerd.org.uk
On Wed, 18 Aug 2021 13:18:34 -0400
Felipe Gasper <felipe@felipegasper.com> wrote:

> PROPOSAL: Rename the following identifiers in code and documentation,
> leaving macros for the old ones as aliases:
> - SVf_UTF8        -> SVf_PVUPGRADED
> - SvUTF8          -> Sv_PVUPGRADED
> - SvUTF8_on       -> Sv_PVUPGRADED_on
> - SvUTF8_off      -> Sv_PVUPGRADED_off
> - SvPOK_only_UTF8 -> SvPOK_only_UPGRADED

This got briefly mentioned as a side-comment on PSC today.

Thoughts are "What about WIDE"? As in

  SVf_WIDE (though really I'd want to call that SVppv_WIDE)
  SvWIDE
  SvWIDE_on
  etc...

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Paul "LeoNerd" Evans

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