28 April 2021

🔗 The Poetics of CLI Command Names

Naming things is hard, especially for command line tools, and I’m not the greatest person to come up with new names for things (the list of domains I’ve bought and regretted soon afterwards is a testament to that). I’ve found this post useful for providing some pointers on what makes a good name for a command line tool.


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