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Apparently, it's both a 2D game development library and a new programming language. Should the official tag for the programming language be gosu-lang? Should the existing tag for the library be renamed to gosu-lib?

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Any idea which is more mainstream? – user27414 Nov 10 '10 at 22:07
Following the example of flex we should preemptively retag questions about the earlier product with a incorrect alternate. – dmckee Nov 10 '10 at 23:13

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The home for the library is http://libgosu.org/ while the language is at http://gosu-lang.org/.

Why not use for the library and for the language, then anything tagged can stick out like a sore thumb to be retagged. Both tags would be suggested by entering "gosu" in the tags field, and it should be obvious to the user which is appropriate.

It still might make sense to synonym with the more popular use, which looks to be the library — except there's only 5 library questions vs 2 language questions and it's definitely not a problem yet.

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To compare, we recently resolved a similar ambiguity problem with both [link] and [linking]: hyperlink vs linking object files (e.g. in C). – Gnome Nov 10 '10 at 22:32

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