RE: Programming Term?

Subject: RE: Programming Term?
From: <Brian -dot- Henderson -at- mitchell1 -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 27 Jul 2016 22:37:08 +0000

It's starting to look like there isn't really a single generic way of talking about the style, other than some form of the word "indent". So, if something along the lines of "indented format" is sufficient then I should be alright.

-----Original Message----- From: Peter Neilson

Julie's answer is correct. The Wikipedia article seems to be accurate.

There is actually a plethora of styles, all conflicting. Which style to
use is a matter of religion. Some practitioners enforce a single style.
(Observe, in the article, the reference to the "the one true brace style"
which originated in C coding.) Sometimes, especially when blending code or
coders from differing backgrounds, it may be necessary to convert the
sinners.

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Programming Term?: From: Brian.Henderson
Re: Programming Term?: From: Julie Stickler
Re: Programming Term?: From: Peter Neilson

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