[Haskell-cafe] Re: HFuse: ls fails in HelloFS

Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Wed Mar 19 02:43:27 EDT 2008

On Mar 19, 2008, at 2:12 , Austin Seipp wrote:

> Excerpts from Will Thompson's message of Sun Mar 16 08:37:00 -0500  
> 2008:
>> Currently the module's name is HFuse.  Presumably it really belongs
>> under System somewhere; System.Posix.Fuse maybe?  What do folks  
>> think?
>> Are there any guidelines for picking a namespace?
> I don't think there's any sort of doc on picking a namespace or how to
> logically name your package modules (would likely be worth writing);
> for something like this, I would say something under System.Posix.*
> would be the most appropriate.

Erm, "POSIX" does not mean "Linux and sufficiently similar systems".   
FUSE is supported by open source Unixlikes, not by POSIX compliant  
systems in general.

brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university    KF8NH

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