On 4/30/06 7:44 AM, Juerd wrote: > Jonathan Lang skribis 2006-04-29 19:08 (-0700): >> Is there a reason that we've been insisting that a long dot should use >> whitespace as filling? > > I don't know. > >> foo._______.bar > > Would still have the problem of clashing with .. when there's no _ in > between. > >> foo._______:bar > > Would suffice for my needs. Not sure if people are willing to give up > their underscore-only method names, though.
No one's going to use either of these because they're ugly. Lining things up is at least partly about making things pretty for most people. -John