On 08/10/17 20:36, Jordan Justen wrote: > On 2017-08-04 13:25:09, Laszlo Ersek wrote: >>> >>> I have another reason why going beyond 80 is not a good idea for code >>> that doesn't apply to normal reading. If you need ~120 columns visible >>> to view some lines, then most lines will end up having a lot of wasted >>> horizontal whitespace because they can commonly fit into 80 columns. >> >> One reason I dislike the "all arguments on separate lines" rule is just >> this -- it wastes perfectly good horizontal space, and eats up precious >> vertical space. >> >> We have a patch submission process for our documents now, > > I think I agree about the multiple args/multiple lines issue. I guess > you could try to submit a code style doc change, but I'm not sure how > controversial it might be. > >> but I don't >> think maintainers of other Pkgs would bother with following and >> enforcing a stricter 80 columns rule, even if we got it codified. :/ > > I still think we should have it written stricter even if it isn't > always followed. It could be a step in the right direction.
OK, I'm tagging this for later... Not sure how much later ;) Thanks Laszlo _______________________________________________ edk2-devel mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.01.org/mailman/listinfo/edk2-devel