[xquery-talk] XQuery Style Conventions

Ronald Bourret rpbourret at rpbourret.com
Mon Oct 24 11:05:35 PDT 2005

Frank Cohen wrote:

> 4) 3 on Indentation. I would prefer to see that indentation is 1)  
> required and 2) always of an equal number of spaces (or tabs) rather  
> than saying it is "a unit of 4 spacees." Let those silly people using  
> 10 spaces to indent have their donut and eat it too.

At the risk of igniting a religious war, may I suggest that the style 
guide recommend using spaces instead of tabs? I realize that tabs are 
far more convenient, but spaces are far more "portable". Everybody has 
different settings for their tab stops; everybody's spaces are set the same.

-- Ron

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