ANN: Dao Language v.0.9.6-beta is release!

Sybren Stuvel sybrenUSE at YOURthirdtower.com.imagination
Sat Dec 3 23:55:37 CET 2005


D H enlightened us with:
> How is that a problem that some editors use 8 columns for tabs and
> others use less?  So what?

I don't care either. I always use tabs, and my code is always
readable. Some people suggest one indents with four spaces, and
replaces eight spaces of indenting with a tab. Now _that_ is
irritating, since my editor's tab size is set to 4.

> Tabs are easier to type (one keystroke each)

That depends on your editor. Mine (vim) can be instructed to insert
the appropriate amount of spaces on a tab, and remove them on a
backspace.

Sybren
-- 
The problem with the world is stupidity. Not saying there should be a
capital punishment for stupidity, but why don't we just take the
safety labels off of everything and let the problem solve itself? 
                                             Frank Zappa



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