[pypy-dev] Re: whitespace policies
mwh at python.net
Thu Apr 21 22:34:14 CEST 2005
On 21 Apr 2005, at 20:19, holger krekel wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 21, 2005 at 19:52 +0100, Michael Hudson wrote:
>> hpk at trillke.net (holger krekel) writes:
>>> 2. you should use editor settings that scrap trailing
>>> whitespace on source code and documentation
>>> Obviously, the second option should be accompanied by
>>> a monster-commit changing all those lines in one go.
>>> What do you think?
>> Option 2), with the added detail of running the reindent.py script
>> over the entire codebase every so often (as Tim does for Python).
> Is there a reason to not run it more or less immediately after
> each checkin? This way a commiter could be appropriately
If it could be so arranged, that sounds good.
>> I've wanted to do this for ages, but have always been too chicken :)
> same here, even more after trying it for fun on the pypy-tree.
It was 3000 lines of diff 18 months ago...
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