[webkit-dev] Should we explicitly disallow indentation to align lines or add an example?

Zoltan Horvath zoltan at webkit.org
Tue Jan 21 19:15:40 PST 2014

Hi there,

I think the 4 spaces indentation doesn't make the code harder to read.

If we stay with that, it will be more consistent in long term, since
otherwise you'd allow almost random-size indentation, based on the
particular code part.


On Tue, Jan 21, 2014 at 5:54 PM, Martin Robinson <mrobinson at webkit.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 21, 2014 at 5:13 PM, Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa at webkit.org> wrote:
>> I realize our style guideline DOES state the indentation must be done by 4
>> spaces but should we also explicitly prohibit using indentations for
>> alignment?
>> Correct:
>> someFunction(someLongArgument,
>>     someOtherLongArgument);
>> Wrong:
>> someFunction(someLongArgument,
>>              someOtherLongArgument);
> check-webkit-style will give an error about this now, so I think it
> makes sense to reflect it in the style guide or change
> check-webkit-style.
> --Martin
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