[gdal-dev] Re: OGR Driver for Norwegian SOSI standard
mateusz at loskot.net
Fri Nov 18 16:15:07 EST 2011
On 17 November 2011 21:31, Frank Warmerdam <warmerdam at pobox.com> wrote:
> o RFC 8 on coding guidelines and such is *not* adopted and
> in any event it would be advisory and I would not try to apply
> it to essentially external code.
I assumed the issue is with driver code, which is proposed to be
included in GDAL.
> o Code with names and comments in Norwegian, or any
> non-English language is going to be harder to support.
That's what I meant.
> If it just works this might not matter, and if there is a developer
> who does understand it who is willing to support it that is great.
...people come and go, but code stays.
> I would not be inclined to exclude code just because the
> comments and variables are in a different language -
> particularly in a driver where expectations are often more relaxed
> than in the core.
> From my perspective, I'm inclined to take a fairly relaxed
> view of code standards and other requirements on driver
Thanks for clarification
Mateusz Loskot, http://mateusz.loskot.net
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