[rfc-i] sourcecode indentation

Joe Hildebrand (jhildebr) jhildebr at cisco.com
Mon Feb 15 10:46:03 PST 2016


On 2/13/16, 3:00 PM, "rfc-interest on behalf of Paul Kyzivat" <rfc-interest-bounces at rfc-editor.org on behalf of pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu> wrote:



>Agreed that is dangerous. But negative indent could be OK if it just 
>generates an error if there isn't sufficient whitespace to do the 
>outdent completely.

This error would have to happen in the preptool.

>But what does negative indent do if there are tabs at the beginning of 
>the text?

Error immediately?  Note: the more complicated this gets, the less interested I am in adding it to the doc.

-- 
Joe Hildebrand




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