Post by El SysMan
Just interesting is the name for VMS coding style, any references ?
Hungarian ? White ? Any other ?
The old unique-by-convention symbol naming scheme is obviously
analogous to / derivative from Hungarian notation, but AFAIK doesn't
have a specific name.
The manual that this material was included within seems to have
disappeared from the current VSI documentation, but here's an older
copy; see chapter 3 for details:
There wasn't a source code formatter around, though astyle and some
other tools have been used in more recent years. These tools do not
apply the variable naming.
OpenVMS itself commonly uses SDL (available on the freeware), and SDL
can and usually does generate symbols using the traditional
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