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From Doug Cutting <>
Subject Re: whitespace
Date Mon, 26 Mar 2007 18:06:48 GMT
Yonik Seeley wrote:
> The java coding standards do say
> "Spaces after keywords but no spaces either before or after
> parentheses in method calls"
> "if (a)" and "foo(a)"

Lucene's formatting guidelines are stated at:

In short, they say: Sun's conventions, *except* two-space indentation. 
I think it is fair to bounce a patch for flagrantly violating these, or 
to unilaterally repair its formatting prior to commit.  It's painful to 
re-format code after it is committed.

That's the current policy.  It could be changed with a vote.


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