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authorJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2014-04-30 21:24:52 (GMT)
committerJunio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>2014-05-02 20:24:57 (GMT)
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CodingGuidelines: give an example for control statements
Signed-off-by: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
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@@ -107,6 +107,17 @@ For shell scripts specifically (not exhaustive):
"then" should be on the next line for if statements, and "do"
should be on the next line for "while" and "for".
+ (incorrect)
+ if test -f hello; then
+ do this
+ fi
+
+ (correct)
+ if test -f hello
+ then
+ do this
+ fi
+
- We prefer "test" over "[ ... ]".
- We do not write the noiseword "function" in front of shell