On Fri, 2009-07-24 at 14:57 -0400, John Dennis wrote: > Our coding standards highly recommended *not* using braces following a > conditional when there is a single expression > > http://freeipa.com/page/Coding_Style#Conditions_and_Statements > > I propose to amend this so that it is highly recommended to always use > braces. > > Discussion: > > By not using braces to form a block there is an opportunity to introduce > a bug if a programmer adds another expression and fails to notice braces > are now needed to preserve program logic. Always using braces is simple > defensive programming practice and is recommended by many coding > standards. Practical experience has shown the failure to introduce > braces when none were there previously is a common mistake which > introduces bugs often not found until much later, this can be eliminated > by always using braces, readability is not compromised.
+1 Simo. -- Simo Sorce * Red Hat, Inc * New York _______________________________________________ Freeipa-devel mailing list Freeipafirstname.lastname@example.org https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/freeipa-devel