Subject: Re: KNF for i386 pmap new?
To: Mike Hibler <>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 05/05/1999 18:32:59
On Wed, May 05, 1999 at 02:05:43PM -0600, Mike Hibler wrote:
> > > 
> > > In short, if you're coding within an existing project, try to keep with
> > > style, even if it repulses you.
> > 
> > You have clearly never closely examined the original Hibler VM code.
> > 
> Not entirely sure what you are saying here, but I'll reply anyway :-)

It's always looked to me like you wrote much of the code in a *very* wide
window -- so it was, in fact, pretty much straight Mach or straight KNF,
if one ignored the weird line wraps.

I was just pointing out that it's not like our whole kernel (or even anything
close to it) has ever been KNF anyway.