During discussion of other patches these preferences have been revealed.
Lets add them to the guidelines.

Signed-off-by: Heiko Voigt <hvo...@hvoigt.net>
---
Here an updated version of the patch.

On Tue, Aug 14, 2012 at 02:09:35PM -0700, Junio C Hamano wrote:
> Heiko Voigt <hvo...@hvoigt.net> writes:
> > @@ -97,6 +102,7 @@ For shell scripts specifically (not exhaustive):
> >     interface translatable. See "Marking strings for translation" in
> >     po/README.
> >  
> > +
> >  For C programs:
> 
> Probably not needed, as there is no such double space between C
> and Documentation sections.

Sorry about that whitespace noise.

Cheers Heiko

 Documentation/CodingGuidelines | 8 ++++++++
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)

diff --git a/Documentation/CodingGuidelines b/Documentation/CodingGuidelines
index 4557711..e70d110 100644
--- a/Documentation/CodingGuidelines
+++ b/Documentation/CodingGuidelines
@@ -76,11 +76,19 @@ For shell scripts specifically (not exhaustive):
 
  - We do not use Process Substitution <(list) or >(list).
 
+ - We prefer writing all control structures without semicolon on the
+   same line. E.g. "then" should be on the next line for if statements.
+   The same applies to while, for, ...
+
  - We prefer "test" over "[ ... ]".
 
  - We do not write the noiseword "function" in front of shell
    functions.
 
+ - We prefer a space between the function name and the parentheses. The
+   opening "{" should also be on the same line.
+   E.g.: my_function () {
+
  - As to use of grep, stick to a subset of BRE (namely, no \{m,n\},
    [::], [==], nor [..]) for portability.
 
-- 
1.7.12.rc2.11.g5d52328

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