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From Jochen Wiedmann <>
Subject Re: standardize indentation for XML files
Date Tue, 15 Mar 2016 19:20:00 GMT
On Tue, Mar 15, 2016 at 8:14 PM, Michael Blow <> wrote:

> Currently XML files in asterixdb (including hyracks) have a wide variety of
> indentation schemes being used, often times within a single file, which
> makes maintenance quite painful.
> Please let me know your thoughts / opinions.

My opinion (out of experience): *Never* bother with syntax, when XML
is the topic. XML is about semantics, not syntax. Trying ti achieve a
particular syntax will never work.


The next time you hear: "Don't reinvent the wheel!"

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