Advice on naming a new library package - libunicode or courier-unicode?

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Sat Feb 14 03:05:28 UTC 2015

Michael Schwendt wrote:
> Naming the package "libunicode" could be safer with regard to avoiding a
> clash with another future project with the same name. But if following the
> guidelines, I would name it courier-unicode.

IMHO, the potential for conflicts and confusion with other projects is 
actually a good reason to NOT call this package "libunicode". So I would 
also call it courier-unicode.

        Kevin Kofler

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