[Pharo-project] Dedicated to days of wasted time in your life, formatting source code for replacing spaces with tabs

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Sun Mar 11 22:58:34 EDT 2012


On 12 March 2012 03:50, Igor Stasenko <siguctua at gmail.com> wrote:
> sorry for not explaining the feature properly..
>
> I just wanna ask, what do you think, it we're going to integrate that:
>  a) should it be optional or we can use it by default?
>  b) if it is optional, what is default setting on/off?
>
> I vote for (a).. Because:
^^^
a) as not-optional :)

> What i finding hard is imagining situation, where old behavior will be
> less time consuming/more appropriate.
> Can anyone can come up with cons arguments?
>
> While is important to fully control each whitespace character(s)
> separately, when you editing/typing text (as in languages like Python
> they even make it part of syntax... (what a stupid idea.. can't resist
> sorry)), for navigating the text an importance of stepping over every
> whitespace character seems to be leaning to zero.. (well, at least in
> my eyes).
>
>
> --
> Best regards,
> Igor Stasenko.



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Best regards,
Igor Stasenko.




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