[Haskell-cafe] Re: wxHaskell and do statements

Sven Panne Sven.Panne at aedion.de
Fri Dec 2 08:41:22 EST 2005

Am Dienstag, 29. November 2005 16:16 schrieb Sebastian Sylvan:
> IIRC Haskell assumes a tab is 8 spaces.

Correctly, it is explicitly specified in the Haskell spec, see:


> IMO that's way too much. Haskell tends to take up quite a bit of
> horizontal real-estate so I usually go with 2 spaces.
> At any rate, I set my editor to convert them to spaces.

I think this in general the best idea for all projects, even if the language 
in question has no layout rule. Tabs are simply evil...


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