> From: Johnny Withers <johnny@stripped>
"The original Hungarian notation... was invented by Charles Simonyi... who later became
Chief Architect at Microsoft."
Ugh. That explains a lot!
The only time I let types intrude on names is with booleans, which I try to name with a
state-of-being verb, such as "has_paid", "is_member", "has_children", etc.
> On Thu, Aug 4, 2011 at 9:41 AM, Mike Diehl <mdiehl@stripped> wrote:
>> Well, while we're on the subject of SQL style, can anyone tell me why I'm
>> always seeing people prefixing the name of a table with something like
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width and depth. -- H. L. Mencken
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