Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: code style - my take
Re: code style - my take
From: Björn Stenberg <bjorn_at_haxx.se>
Date: Sat, 22 Feb 2003 17:25:22 +0100
Joaquim Carvalho wrote:
> http://rockbox.haxx.se/docs/contributing.html says nothing about //
> comments not being allowed.
No, but it says "follow the code style of the file you are editing" and all our files use C comments exclusively.
> I've been using // comments long before I first heard of C++
That's irrelevant. // did not exist in C before C++ introduced it, and is therefore by definition a "c++ism".
> doing it the "wrong" way is harder on the eyes, brain and fingers.
Exactly. That's why we have defined a right way for Rockbox. Please follow it.
You will not convince me to change the Rockbox coding style, so stop trying. Let's move on to more important things.
-- BjörnReceived on 2003-02-22