On Thursday, May 15, 2014 6:37:54 PM UTC+5:30, Marko Rauhamaa wrote:
> Johannes Bauer :
> > I don't know why anyone would force a display issue onto everyone.
> Well, if I have to work with your code, you are forcing your style on
> > It imples the arrogant stance that every human being has the exact way
> > of reading and writing code. Everyone can configure her editor to what
> > she wants (including line breaks and such).
> That's a good point: why aren't we just exchanging AST's and configuring
> the editor to display them in our preferred format?
> Well, we're not there yet.
Yes, regarding programmers using plain-text instead of hypertext
And yet programmers continue to be decades behind all other users of computers.
We continue to use flat text for our programs when all others have moved on.