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Re: please stop messing with the indentation
On Thu, Aug 08, 2002 at 10:02:25AM -0700, Matt Austern wrote:
> I vote for one of the these two options:
> (1) Don't indent names in a namespace when everything in the file
> is in that namespace (basically what Nathan says, and I also
> agree with him about the comment for the closing brace).
> (2) Keep it as is, but raise the line length limit to 90 characters or
(1) is what I was striving for WRT indentation. We already require a
comment on the closing brace of the namespace.
I would oppose (2). Surely I'm not the only one who occasionally works
in an X-less environment. My monitor won't stretch any wider, no matter
how much I tug on the plastic.
I would therefore like to posit that computing's central challenge, viz. "How
not to make a mess of it," has /not/ been met.
- Edsger Dijkstra, 1930-2002