Formatting of bootscripts
ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Tue Jan 4 10:28:04 PST 2005
On Tue, 4 Jan 2005, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> In basic research on program readability, indentation of 2-4 characters
> has been found to be optimal. Eight space indenting was evaluated to be
> as bad as no indenting at all.
Well, most shell scripts tend to be a law unto themselves for
readability, but if your students aspire to get code into the kernel
they'll need to be familiar with Documentation/CodingStyle.
But it's Nathan's call - the formatting of bootscripts doesn't really
das eine Mal als Tragödie, das andere Mal als Farce
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