[erlang-questions] A style question
Fri Feb 12 16:02:34 CET 2010
> But is this just prejudice on my part, or is there a reason why inserting
> an opaque name like "F" is a good idea?
I might assign a value to a variable for documentation purposes. In this
specific example, though, the name "F" seems to fail as a description of
purpose, so it probably doesn't fall into that category. Suppose, however,
that it were something like
UpdateTheFebblebrokker = fun() -> ...
Then it might server as a form documentation, written with the optimistic
assumption that the compiler will optimize the assignment away.
> The indentation style I would use here just takes 4 columns, not 12.
I would love to hear about different indentation styles, and specifically
yours. I find properly indenting Erlang to be the most difficult part of
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