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From Mark Thomas <ma...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Coding Guidelines, encodings, keywords
Date Fri, 22 May 2009 09:57:13 GMT
Leon Rosenberg wrote:
> 2009/5/22 Filip Hanik - Dev Lists <devlists@hanik.com>:
>> Konstantin Kolinko wrote:
>>> Hi, all!
>>>
>>> Are there any Coding Guidelines that we ought to follow,
>>> or is our project on our own there?
>>>
>> spaces instead of tabs :)
> 
> Wow,
> "Are there really people out there who still use spaces? "
> seems so.
> Without offending anyone, I would like to ask "why?".
> Are you coding with vi?
> 
> Really intrigued...

Because difference editors expand tabs different amounts and it messes
up the indenting, particularly if you have mixed tabs/spaces. Tomcat
convention is an indent is 4 spaces.

Mark

> Leon
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