Larry Wall & Cults

Joe Smith Joe.Smith at
Sun Aug 29 13:05:32 CEST 2004

jmfbahciv at wrote:

> Eight.  Now talk about indenting skip returns...that one
> required blood transfusions.  [emoticon looks at list of n.g.]
> I guess not many will understand.

I understand.
The style I used for PDP-10 macro assembly language was
   *) Indent two spaces for error return from subroutine or UUO (or jsys)
   *) Indent one space for instructions that skip or may skip.

The other point of contention was what to put between the opcode and
its arguments; space vs tab.  I had some TECO macros that would
undo the damage after pristine code had been munged by someone
not conforming to style.  :-)

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