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  1. Isis
  2. ISIS-156

Renaming getName() and other methods in metamodel

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Trivial
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 0.1.2-incubating
    • Fix Version/s: 2.0.0
    • Component/s: Core
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      Description

      from email exchange on mailing list:

      >
      > Just completing change for spec names. To confirm that name == singular
      > name, what we have at the moment is:
      >
      > getFullName - fully qualified class name
      > getShortName - class name only
      > getName - singular name with spacing
      > getPluralName - the pluralised version with spacing
      >
      > It seems we have redundancy all along.
      >
      Yup, that's what we have. Did mean to rename 'getName' to
      'getSingularName', but I guess I forgot. I'll go ahead and do that.

      > They are two types of name though which isn't obvious from the method
      > names. The first two are actually identifiers and won't change, whereas the
      > other two are dynamic and will change, especially on a localised client.
      > We might want to reflect this with getFullIdentifier and
      > getShortIdentifier.
      >;
      That's a good idea. I'll make that change too.

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              Reporter:
              danhaywood Dan Haywood
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