Is 78 characters still a good option? Was: [Haskell-cafe] breaking too long lines

namekuseijin namekuseijin at
Sat Apr 25 21:34:47 EDT 2009

It's surely more than enough to Haskell, Python, Perl, C++ and other
very concise and expressive languages.  But for Java and the likes it
may well be just barely enough for a single *identifier* alone!!  :P

2009/4/21 Dusan Kolar <kolar at>:
> Dear all,
>  reading that
>> according the several style guides, lines shouldn't be too long
>> (longer than 78 characters).

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