PEP 8 and extraneous whitespace
Michael at invalid.invalid
Sun Jul 24 09:07:42 EDT 2011
On 2011-07-22, John Gordon wrote:
> In <98u00kFnfiU1 at mid.individual.net> Neil Cerutti <neilc at norwich.edu> writes:
>> You can fit much more code per unit of horizontal space with a
>> proportionally spaced font. As a result, that issue, while valid,
>> is significantly reduced.
> Is it? I assume one major reason for the 80-character limit is to help
> the poor sod who will eventually get stuck working with your code on an
> 80-column fixed width terminal window.
It's also because many people report that it's easier to read text when
it's not wider than ~75 characters.
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