[Pythonmac-SIG] Selecting in BBEdit & Python Indenting style(spaces)

lanceboyle@bluebottle.com lanceboyle at bluebottle.com
Thu Dec 1 04:09:35 CET 2005


On Nov 30, 2005, at 8:11 AM, Louis Pecora wrote:

>> I run into this all the time in C with those I develop with. We try
>> to keep it to spaces but some people forget that their editor puts in
>> a tab automatically for 8 spaces and then spaces after that to column
>> 12 for example. Then my editor which sets tabs to 4 spaces has
>> indentation all messed up.
>>
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>>
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> But in C it doesn't matter for the code to compile and run.

The question in non-Python languages relates to readability of the  
code. Since C is unreadable anyway, having consistent indenting is  
irrelevant. 8^)

Jerry



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