[LV2] Bikeshed: Conventional names for event control ports
gabrbedd at gmail.com
Sat Jan 5 15:20:44 PST 2013
On Sat, Jan 5, 2013 at 2:56 PM, David Robillard <d at drobilla.net> wrote:
> Perhaps "command" and "response"? Being a functional nerd I don't like
> the imperativeness of "command" so much, a "response" is quite a bit
> more narrow than it should be (such a port can emit much more than just
> responses) but this is the best I can come up with.
Yeah, I think "command" is the best option.
Instead of "response," how about "announce" or "broadcast"
Or perhaps "slot"/"signal". ("slot" is rgareus's idea.) However,
"signal" (more than the others) might be confusing for non-technical
users -- who could think of a "signal" port as going either way.
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