[Monetdb-developers] MonetDB5/src/modules/atoms url.mx, , 1.36, 1.37

Fabian Groffen Fabian.Groffen at cwi.nl
Fri Aug 15 13:21:25 CEST 2008

On 15-08-2008 13:18:00 +0200, Lefteris wrote:
> Ok, so I have to use tabs:) I am used in spaces (even my vi puts
> spaces when I press tab).

set noexpandtab

> The length of the tab is set to 8 or 4 chars? How do you align
> commands that continue to the next line?

That's the beauty of tabs, the viewer can decide on the shiftwidth.

> Why tabs? why spaces are evil? (just asking, I will comply with the
> monet style anyway)

See above argument.  Freedom of shiftwidth, as in not being forced to
use one.

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