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Re: naming comments

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On Wed, 13 Jul 2005, Alex Shinn wrote:

>Also, as to the terms
>  whitespace
>  lower-case
>  upper-case
>both proper English and Unicode terminology suggest these be
>  white-space
>  lowercase
>  uppercase

Agreed.  IMO, that's one of the bits of the standard that should
have been changed long ago.  It will cause a flag day for users
though; I suggest adding the latter names and removing the earlier
ones (and if anyone objects, I can write an R5RS->R6RS porting
program that gets at least the name changes right...).