Subject: Re: The brace thing
To: Scott Reynolds <scottr@OG.ORG>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 08/19/1998 09:34:18
On Tue, 18 Aug 1998, Scott Reynolds wrote:

: > I suggest that the `least change' would be to simply define
: > `if' statements to never be a `single statement'; i.e. any nested `if'
: > warrants braces.
: Hmm.  Yes, this is what I use.  Strangely, I agree 100% with Charles.

Well, I didn't quite want to propose policy decisions (y'all are much better
at ruffling the members of core ;).  Anyway, since Charles and Jason both
seem to agree that braces on a nested if should be the Right fix, I'll
modify the style guide to say such, unless someone else wants to be the

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.