Re: [PATCH] reformat ivt.S for 80-column use

From: David Mosberger-Tang <>
Date: 2006-08-10 22:48:04
On 10 Aug 2006 03:24:02 -0400, Jes Sorensen <> wrote:
> >>>>> "Al" == Al Stone <> writes:
> Al> So, my first patch for this list....please be gentle with me :).
> Al> I was having to read ivt.S quite a bit and the old formatting just
> Al> finally got to me; this patch rearranges comments so that
> Al> everything can be seen on an 80-column display, in line with Linux
> Al> coding style.  No instructions have been changed.  With any luck,
> Al> I didn't screw up any of the white space otherwise.
> Al> Signed-off-by: Al Stone <>
> Yay!
> Some of the really complex code is unnecessarily hard to follow due to
> this, so I give you my ack!

Huh?  Ever heard of the window resize button?  100 cols will be just
fine.  IA-64 assembly code is one area where it really helps to have
more than 80 cols.  Just my 2 cents, of course...

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