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authorJunio C Hamano <>2014-04-30 21:25:47 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <>2014-05-02 20:26:07 (GMT)
commit691d0dd0a9c901286c2a0a28c30ec4d13bcd2032 (patch)
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CodingGuidelines: do not call the conditional statement "if()"
The point immediately before it is about having SP after the control keyword. Spell it out as 'an "if" statement' instead. Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <>
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@@ -194,7 +194,7 @@ For C programs:
of "else if" statements, it can make sense to add braces to
single line blocks.
- - We try to avoid assignments inside if().
+ - We try to avoid assignments in the condition of an "if" statement.
- Try to make your code understandable. You may put comments
in, but comments invariably tend to stale out when the code