Re: globally setting tab=4 spaces?
will trillich <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> is there a way to change the default 8-col tab to 4-col?
> system-wide? (this is linux, after all...)
Yes, this is Linux. This means that the standard for hard tabs is 8
If you ever want to exchange files with anyone else, and you want
them to be able to read your files without getting a headache,
please either ensure that your tab key inserts spaces, or your hard
tabs are 8 characters wide.
Many coding conventions require this.
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