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Re: [PATCH 0/9] separate shrink-wrapping


On Fri, Jul 08, 2016 at 12:42:34PM +0200, Bernd Schmidt wrote:
> On 06/14/2016 11:24 PM, Segher Boessenkool wrote:
> >On Wed, Jun 08, 2016 at 06:43:23PM +0200, Bernd Schmidt wrote:
> >>On 06/08/2016 05:16 PM, Segher Boessenkool wrote:
> >>>There is no standard naming for this as far as I know.  I'll gladly
> >>>use a better name anyone comes up with.
> >>
> >>Maybe just subpart?
> >
> >How about "factor"?
> 
> Still sounds odd to me. "Component" maybe? Ideally a native speaker 
> would help decide what sounds natural to them.

That does sound nice...  OTOH,

$ grep -i component *.c|wc -l
1081

but the opportunity for confusion is limited I think (and calling it
"shrink-wrapping component" where needed sounds natural too!)


Segher


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