On 24/12/01 21:24 +0200, Oren Ben-Kiki wrote:
> Brian Ingerson [mailto:ingy@...] wrote:
> > ---
> > Proposal: \
> > A TAB directive should be added to allow for TABs in
> > indentation. TAB:8
> > would be the normal usage. It means that TABs move to the nearest
> > column that is a multiple of 8.
> > Rationale: \
> > We need to deal with this at some point. By making it
> > explicit, we are
> > saying that the canonical form is just spaces, but we allow
> > for editors
> > that use TABs automatically.
> > ...
> IMVHO anyone using hard tabs for anything other than 8 spaces is comitting a
> grave sin.
Agreed. Let's skip the whole TAB: directive.
Tabs mean move to the next multiple of 8. Anything else is busted,
and not YAML.
I'd still like this to become a YAC, so that there is a history.