[fpc-devel] Fix CamelCase in unit and method names

Sven Barth pascaldragon at googlemail.com
Fri Mar 23 19:34:54 CET 2018

R0b0t1 <r030t1 at gmail.com> schrieb am Fr., 23. März 2018, 16:07:

> >
> > IMHO preferably not the unit names (as in 'unit XxX') - with case
> > sensitive file names on Unix, this change might increase time for
> > searching the respective file (somewhat). Obviously, all further
> > references of the unit (as in 'SysUtils.Execute') should be fine.
> >
> I don't understand how it would increase the search time. I believe
> what happens is all names are converted to lowercase for the search,
> as in the strings taken from the user or their files and the names
> taken from the disk are both converted to lower case before
> comparisons are made.

FPC first looks for the unit with the name as is, then lower case and
finally upper case.


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