[typo] A matter of style

Scott Laird scott at sigkill.org
Tue Sep 27 13:44:02 EDT 2005


On Sep 27, 2005, at 10:13 AM, Piers Cawley wrote:
>
> Yeah, but then I like rectangular arg blocks when they're  
> parenthesized
>
>   object.method(arg1, arg2, arg3,
>                 arg4, arg5, arg6)
>
> Which doesn't do much for shortening lines.
>
>   object \
>     .method(arg1, arg2, arg3, arg4, arg5, arg6)

I hate trailing backslashes.  This looks cleaner to me:

   object.
     method(arg1, arg2, arg3, arg4, arg5, arg6).
     anothermethod().
     somethingelse

I see how this could be confusing to some people, though.


Scott


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