"FastPackedString" considered harmful

Philippa Cowderoy flippa at flippac.org
Thu Apr 20 11:22:25 EDT 2006

On Wed, 19 Apr 2006, Seth Kurtzberg wrote:

> I agree with Don about the current name.  If FastPackString is confusing 
> because it isn't a string, doesn't ByteString suffers from the same 
> problem?

I think more accurately FPS is confusing because most people assume string 
= string of characters, whereas FPS is a string of bytes?

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