[Bro-Dev] New proposal (Re: CBAN naming)

Slagell, Adam J slagell at illinois.edu
Mon Jun 6 21:52:45 PDT 2016

> On Jun 6, 2016, at 9:46 PM, Robin Sommer <robin at icir.org> wrote:
>> That all looks consistent except part (2) ends up pointing people
>> toward existing docs/examples that reference “package” but with a
>> different meaning.  I'd need a decision to be made about how/whether
>> to change that.
> Ok, then let's rename "package" in the current docs. I propose
> "module" as the replacement: it's not quite right regarding the
> language's module concept but close enough I would say.

Or “bundle", which has even less baggage, but I think module is fine.

>> naming the project/client/containers
> My vote: Bro Package Manager, bro-pkgs, package. 

Only difference is I don’t think the client needs the plural. I would simply go to bro-pkg.


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