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From Brian Behlendorf <>
Subject Re: coding conventions
Date Fri, 15 Aug 2003 16:19:29 GMT
On Fri, 15 Aug 2003, Robert Stupp wrote:
> Code formatting could be performed through a "plugin" on the server side
> of CVS, which formats the Java code on each commit. So nobody would have
> to take care of code formatting.

Nooooo.  Server-side munging of content is error-prone and bad form.
Your version control repository should be used as little more than a
glorified versioning file system, where what you've got in your working
copy (and what you check in) is what's in the repos.  $Id$ tags, etc.,


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