Formatting of bootscripts

James Robertson jwrober at
Tue Jan 4 05:36:46 PST 2005

Jeremy Utley wrote:
> This is important to remember, especially on an issue like this - do not 
> let it turn into a flame fest, and once Nathan, as the bootscripts 
> maintainer, makes his decision on this, to let the matter drop.


> For me, I'm in favor of remaining as tabs:  1)  as said previously, it 
> allows someone to decide for themselves how things should look, and 2) 
> the fact that a tab character in a text file is only one byte, while 
> spaces are multiple bytes.

+1 to tabs


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