Re: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology

Subject: Re: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology
From: John Hedtke <john -at- hedtke -dot- com>
To: Evelyn Lee Barney <evbarney -at- comcast -dot- net>, Paul Hanson <phanson -at- Quintrex -dot- com>,techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 10 Apr 2008 13:49:29 -0700

I'd vote against parent/child simply because it is a standard in
OOP. Reusing terminology runs a greater risk of confusing people.

At 01:40 PM 4/10/2008, Evelyn Lee Barney wrote:

>I have to say this is the only alternative I've heard that I thought
>worked. Like others on this list, I felt stuck with master/slave for
>clarity reasons. However, as parent/child is a common term in
>object-oriented programming, I bet this could catch on easily enough.


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Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology: From: Karen Mulholland
Re: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology: From: Gene Kim-Eng
RE: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology: From: Paul Hanson
Re: Replacing "master" and "slave" terminology: From: Evelyn Lee Barney

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