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Re: Spaces vs tabs (documentation is contradictory)

From: James Graham <james@hoppipolla.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2014 10:28:59 +0000
Message-ID: <5461E4EB.6050306@hoppipolla.co.uk>
To: public-test-infra@w3.org
On 11/11/14 01:12, Zhang, Zhiqiang wrote:

>> "
>> Use tabs rather than spaces for indentation
>> "
>> http://testthewebforward.org/docs/test-format-guidelines.html#style-rules
>>
>> versus
>>
>> "
>> For indentation, spaces are preferred over tabs.
>> "
>> http://testthewebforward.org/docs/review-checklist.html#in-depth-
>> checklist
>>
>> What's the right option?
>> Please, update the documentation to avoid misunderstandings.
> 
> Prefer spaces for indentation; see an update at
> 
> https://github.com/w3c/testtwf-website/pull/261

I think the reason for this is that CSS prefers tabs and wpt prefers spaces.
Received on Tuesday, 11 November 2014 10:29:23 UTC

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