[GRASS-dev] r.series and r.series.interpol

Helena Mitasova hmitaso at ncsu.edu
Wed Jan 4 13:02:24 EST 2012

+1 for r.series.interp as well


On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 9:28 AM, Markus Neteler <neteler at osgeo.org> wrote:
> 2012/1/4 Markus Metz <markus.metz.giswork at googlemail.com>:
>> 2012/1/4 Sören Gebbert <soerengebbert at googlemail.com>:
>>> 2012/1/4 Martin Landa <landa.martin at gmail.com>:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> 2011/12/31 Sören Gebbert <soerengebbert at googlemail.com>:
>>>>>> great! Just a small note, maybe we should follow same naming
>>>>>> convention, see `r.resamp.interp`.
>>>>> Oh what a pity, "interpol" sounds so cool and is IMHO more intuitive
>>>>> than "interp" ... and its the name of an international agency. :)
>>>>> So should we rename "interp" into "interpol" or "interpol" into "interp"?
> Perhaps interpol is slightly more intuitive but...
> ...
>> First come first serve. r.resamp.interp was there first, and interp is
>> used in various places as abbreviation for interpolation, thus I would
>> opt for r.series.interp.
> ... I tend to agree with Markus M here: if we change that tons of links,
> documents, tutorials (and user memories) etc would have to be updated.
> So I believe that adapting the new to the existing name is better.
> Markus
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