[Zope3-dev] RFC: Guide for maintaining software in the Zope repository

Dieter Maurer dieter at handshake.de
Fri Aug 24 13:55:35 EDT 2007

Andreas Jung wrote at 2007-8-24 19:35 +0200:
> ...
>Whitespace rules have a major impact on the readability of code.
>Readability is a major point when we talk of code quality. Readable code 
>does not make code automatically but good code has to be readable.

Lots of whitespace does not make the code more readable for all
persons -- it does not for me, for example.

Other rules are more important:

  *  use speaking names

  *  ensure that a "unit" (e.g. a function definition) can been seen in its

  *  carefully document complex operations

  *  combine a general overview with detailed source documentation.


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