[Development] Repository request: playground/qtscrypt

Konrad Rosenbaum konrad at silmor.de
Wed Aug 31 21:33:29 CEST 2022


On 31/08/2022 20:57, Cristián Maureira-Fredes wrote:
> On 8/31/22 19:19, Aleix Pol wrote:
>> On Wed, Aug 31, 2022 at 4:47 PM Cristián Maureira-Fredes
>> <Cristian.Maureira-Fredes at qt.io> wrote:
>>> Hey there,
>>> I would like to request a new repository on codereview.qt-project.org
>>> Name and description: qtscrypt - Script C++ with Python
>>> Responsible person: Cristián Maureira-Fredes
>>> (Cristian.Maureira-Fredes at qt.io)
>>> Desired repository name: playground/qtscrypt
>>> URL of existing code: https://git.qt.io/crmaurei/qtscrypt
>>> Thanks
>> Won't this be confusing? We have had QtScript for the longest time and
>> it looks like a typo.
> thanks for the comments.
> I was under the impression that changing the 'i' for a 'y'
> from P'y'thon was not confusing, because it was already
> mentioned in a couple of talks and nobody mentioned
> anything against it.

Even more fun: scrypt is the name of a password encryption algorithm and 
the corresponding library.

> I wanted to avoid qtscript-python because it's not really qtscript,
> it's just the main idea from it.
> Do you have any other name suggestion?
> (I really struggled with finding a name)









Sorry for having completely missed the ball here, but what makes this 
new Python binding worthwhile when there's already PyQt, Qt-for-Python 
and PySide?

Hopefully it's not a QtDeadParrot, I'd prefer a QtHolyGrail... :-P

[I'll see myself out now and do something useful instead, sorry.]


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