The D Style and tab sizes
newshound at digitalmars.com
Sun Sep 10 17:03:39 PDT 2006
Stewart Gordon wrote:
> Walter Bright wrote:
>>> AFAIC, people who use tabs but indent by half a tab at a time are
>>> painting themselves into a corner. We should aim to write code
>>> that'll be readable in any editor, whatever its tab size setting.
>> There's no way to do that and have hard tabs. The only way to achieve
>> that is by using spaces only. Using spaces only is one way to conform
>> to the D style guide.
> I'm not quite with you. True, using spaces only is one way. But if a
> given coder uses only '\t' to indent (as I do), what is there to lose?
What if you want to write:
foo(); // comment
// more comment
and have the comments line up?
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