Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Remove tabs in SGML.

From: "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>
To: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: David Fetter <david(at)fetter(dot)org>, Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>, Bruce Momjian <momjian(at)postgresql(dot)org>, PG Hackers <pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Remove tabs in SGML.
Date: 2010-01-27 17:33:31
Message-ID: 1264613611.2105.58.camel@jd-desktop.unknown.charter.com (view raw or flat)
Thread:
Lists: pgsql-committerspgsql-hackers
On Wed, 2010-01-27 at 12:27 -0500, Tom Lane wrote:
> David Fetter <david(at)fetter(dot)org> writes:
> > On Wed, Jan 27, 2010 at 04:52:00PM +0200, Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> >> Better write a check in the makefile.
> 
> > That assumes that everyone will always actually run the appropriate
> > make before committing, which I wouldn't assume, especially for a
> > "trivial" patch that's going out when someone is pressed for time.
> > Checking in an unavoidable place seems much more foolproof.
> 
> The rule against tabs in SGML files is only a bit of anal retentivity
> anyway. 

I disagree. SGML suffers the same as code if you are using tabs.


Joshua D. Drake


-- 
PostgreSQL.org Major Contributor
Command Prompt, Inc: http://www.commandprompt.com/ - 503.667.4564
Consulting, Training, Support, Custom Development, Engineering
Respect is earned, not gained through arbitrary and repetitive use or Mr. or Sir.


In response to

pgsql-hackers by date

Next:From: Tom LaneDate: 2010-01-27 17:41:28
Subject: Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Remove tabs in SGML.
Previous:From: David FetterDate: 2010-01-27 17:30:03
Subject: Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Remove tabs in SGML.

pgsql-committers by date

Next:From: Tom LaneDate: 2010-01-27 17:41:28
Subject: Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Remove tabs in SGML.
Previous:From: David FetterDate: 2010-01-27 17:30:03
Subject: Re: [COMMITTERS] pgsql: Remove tabs in SGML.

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2014 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group