cleaner & greener (was Re: A patch for RTEMS4.10.0 PowerPC heap space initialization)

Peter Dufault dufault at
Thu May 12 10:11:50 UTC 2011

On May 11, 2011, at 8:35 , Kate Feng wrote:

>> Eighty column limits and no tabs.
> Not sure what you meant here.

Eighty character limit on the length of a code line, and tabs should be expanded to spaces.

In my own code I've broken away from the limits of what will fit on a punch card and gone to 110 columns.  I also no longer keep sequence numbers in the last 8 columns.

Peter Dufault
HD Associates, Inc.      Software and System Engineering

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