[Dnsmasq-discuss] patch review request, why

Kurt H Maier khm at sciops.net
Mon Nov 11 02:38:47 GMT 2019


On Mon, Nov 11, 2019 at 12:19:39AM +0100, Geert Stappers wrote:
> 
> The assumption of harmless white space is wrong. Tooling
> such as `git` warns about trailing spaces. Do

This is bizarre logic.  What makes git an authority on code formatting?
Who elected the git maintainers into the style police?  If git began
issuing warnings about using upper-case characters would you reformat
all your source code?

Tools support the developers, not the other way around.

khm



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