[Haskell-cafe] Which tab width do you prefer for Haskell code?

Paolo Giarrusso p.giarrusso at gmail.com
Wed Aug 31 17:34:43 UTC 2016

On Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 9:35:42 AM UTC+2, Roel van Dijk wrote:
> Please note that, apparently, anonymous users can delete comments and edit 
> and delete existing entries. I can change my own entry that I created 
> yesterday on a separate system.

FWIW Anonymous users can delete anonymous entries on Doodle—if you vote 
after logging in, your vote and comments are locked in.

> 2016-08-29 20:09 GMT+02:00 Christopher Done <chri... at gmail.com 
> <javascript:>>:
>> Hi everyone,
>> I'm trying to get a feel for the modern Haskell community's opinion on
>> default tab-width for HIndent. Here is a link to the online poll:
>> http://doodle.com/poll/82xf854t9mmuv22h#table
>> Quote:
>> > For the HIndent tool we'd like to choose the standard tab width.
>> > For now, it is 4, the width set by the Johan Tibell style guide.
>> > A survey of 1000 top-downloaded packages on Hackage reveals about 50-50 
>> either way:
>> https://gist.github.com/chrisdone/e3d1796d8f5df717b91db54aae36c440
>> > HIndent is meant as a "community standard" tool; it should reflect the 
>> community's actual practice. If there's a clear preference for 2, we'll 
>> switch to that. Otherwise, we remain with 4.
>> Cheers!
>> _______________________________________________
>> Haskell-Cafe mailing list
>> To (un)subscribe, modify options or view archives go to:
>> http://mail.haskell.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/haskell-cafe
>> Only members subscribed via the mailman list are allowed to post.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mail.haskell.org/pipermail/haskell-cafe/attachments/20160831/e53a984f/attachment.html>

More information about the Haskell-Cafe mailing list