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Minimize the number of names per namespace.
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- Have one name per concept (3Cs).
- Don't clutter name spaces with synonyms.
- Use logically consistent overloading and polymorphism
- Avoid featurism for its own sake.
- Use minimum number of parameters to include variability.
- Use nested namespaces, classes, packages (ADA)
- Parameterize (e.g., with pointers to functions, callbacks in
- Create minimal complete functional units. May be done via
axiomatization (proving completeness of a minimum number of
- Supports layering, nesting (use smaller scope).
- Improves ease of use.
- Improves extensibility and layerability.
Sat Apr 8 09:58:22 EDT 1995