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    SubjectRe: coding style for long conditions (WAS: Re: [PATCH 25/90] ... blinky leds!!)
    David Brownell wrote:
    > Please change your coding style to conform to Documentation/CodingStyle.
    > *** Only indent with tabs!! ***
    > Every one of those examples violates that simple rule.

    Spaces are used to indent all over the kernel; using a few spaces to pad
    out some indentation into the proper place is accepted practice,
    regardless of what CodingStyle says. The most important rule probably
    needs to be explicitly added:

    Break any of these rules sooner than say anything outright barbarous.[1]

    Though the first para of CodingStyle is very clear that it is a set of
    guidelines rather than strict rules.


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