Massive detabbing of the source

Alexander Kjeldaas alexander.kjeldaas at
Fri Jan 18 14:03:56 CET 2013

Then it's even easier.  Update the hook to reject all tabs in source code
files, wait 6 months, and start detabbing the remaining files.  Then the
probability of conflict should be pretty low.


On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 1:46 PM, Jan Stolarek <jan.stolarek at>wrote:

> Dnia piątek, 18 stycznia 2013, Alexander Kjeldaas napisał:
> > Well if this is true, then I think you could solve this simply by looking
> > for this in a git commit hook or some other hook.
> >
> >-tabs-in-certain-files-e-g-cpp-h-cmakeli
> >
> There is already such a hook:
> "We'd like to move away from tabs in the long term, and so a git hook on
> will
> reject series of commits that add tabs to a file that is currently
> tab-free. (Note that there are
> no restrictions on adding tabs to a file already containing them.)"
> From:
> Janek
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