73380Re: 'cindent' and 'cinkeys' with 0# inhibits >> of lines with # in column 1
- Sep 25 10:42 AMGary Johnson wrote:
> On 2013-09-25, Ben Fritz wrote:If you see the ">" command as increasing indent then it makes perfect
> > On Wednesday, September 25, 2013 6:18:00 AM UTC-5, Bram Moolenaar wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > > For portability and readability I would encourage keeping the # in the
> > >
> > > first column.
> > Agree, that makes sense. And thus the default 'cindent' settings
> > should also place it in the first column.
> > > Allowing to put it elsewhere should be an option that is
> > >
> > > off by default.
> > >
> > I thought at first it is very strange Vim would EVER ignore a
> > specific user command to indent a line, but then realized this is
> > because I'm thinking about '>>'.
> > More dangerous would be using >aB, without knowing there are
> > preprocessor lines in that code block. Then it actually makes
> > sense to keep those in the first line.
> I disagree.
> If I execute =aB, then I am telling the editor to use its judgement
> and its indentation rules to indent all the lines in that block,
> which may well include shifting preprocessor lines all the way to
> the left.
> However, if I execute >aB, I am telling the editor explicitly that
> I want all the lines in that block to be shifted to the right. It
> is my choice and my judgement that that is the right thing to do.
> The > command should mean "shift", not "shift unless the editor
> thinks it knows better than the user."
sense that indenting rules apply. For the same reason 'shiftwidth' is
used for indenting.
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