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From: Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk <qrczak@k...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: [Caml-announce] OCamldoc
Fri, 12 Oct 2001 11:10:25 +0200, Sven <luther@dpt-info.u-strasbg.fr> pisze:

> Suppose you have an editor which uses tab as 4 spaces, and you have :
> 
>     (** xxx **) (4 space used)
>     val f : t (a 4 space tab being used).
> 
> Then the documentation tool, which see tabs as 8 space, or maybe 2,
> or whatever will be confused, and the user will never understand it.

The mistake is in using something other than 8 as tab size.

I don't understand complaints that tabs are so bad because different
tab sizes when mixing tabs with spaces cause confusion. The solution
is simple: use 8 only as the size.

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