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Discussion on: Tabs vs Spaces: I have been disillusioned 🤯

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sharpweed profile image
rumnoodle

Imagine when we realize that indentation can be an editor feature altogether, surely if the editor can do all those neat things it can do today it can indent properly as well regardless of how the author did it.

In some languages they can do line breaks as well (to further mess with the poor ops who has to read the file in nano on the server)

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Deathvenom Author

That sounds very plausible....you see it according to your settings, but the editor writes according to the existing indentation rules!