Whitespace and bullying

Ralph Böhme slow at samba.org
Fri Apr 6 20:09:36 UTC 2018

On Sat, Apr 07, 2018 at 07:59:35AM +1200, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Fri, 2018-04-06 at 12:37 -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> > Is there a reason you don't want to add the same editor macros
> > everyone else uses ?
> You would have to ask Gary, it is his code.  I've added the 80 line
> macro, and I'm happy to take a look at others, but first I want us to
> seriously consider ditching this.
> Beating up long-standing team members for whitespace violations is
> pretty standard these days, but is this really the kind of rule we need
> to be enforcing on new contributors?  

we surely shouldn't beat them up, but should kindly ask them to fix it. For
repeat offenders we may have to assing printing bugs. :)


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