[Freeipa-devel] [PATCH 0029-0046] Internationalized domain names in DNS plugin

Jan Cholasta jcholast at redhat.com
Tue Apr 8 08:01:20 UTC 2014

On 8.4.2014 09:50, Petr Spacek wrote:
> On 8.4.2014 09:22, Jan Cholasta wrote:
>> On 4.4.2014 12:59, Petr Spacek wrote:
>>> On 3.4.2014 15:35, Jan Cholasta wrote:
>>>> I would shorten "origin_sign" to just "sign".
>>> Sign of what? Decay? :-) I don't think that sign is descriptive enough,
>>> I would personally stick with origin_sign.
>> Whoops, I meant "origin". The "_sign" bit seems a little bit redundant
>> to me.
> "Origin" is an established term for the name of the parent.
> name = "blabla.example."
> origin of "name" = "example."
> Anyway, I still think that DNSName('@') is better than any constant with
> cryptic name.
> Honza, can you see any problem with this? I know this creates instance
> again and again, but is it a real problem? I would like to avoid
> premature optimization... :-)

I don't have a strong opinion on this, but I think a constant *is* 
useful, if we can agree on a good name for it.

Jan Cholasta

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