naming for "events" library

simo idra at
Mon Jun 16 02:29:37 GMT 2008

On Mon, 2008-06-16 at 03:25 +0200, Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> At the moment, the "events" library that is used by Samba 4 is
> installed simply as "libevents". This name is a bit confusing since
> (at least on Debian/Ubuntu) there are already a library called
> "libevent" and one called "libev". 
> What do you think about renaming it to avoid confusion? Would anybody 
> have better ideas for a name?

No problem as long as someone can come up with a decent name.
(personally I would not like something like libsmbevents as this library
has nothing to do with the smb protocol and would just add confusion).


Simo Sorce
Samba Team GPL Compliance Officer <simo at>
Senior Software Engineer at Red Hat Inc. <ssorce at>

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