[Development] commas in ctor-init-lists

Allan Sandfeld Jensen kde at carewolf.com
Fri Jun 3 02:02:55 CEST 2016

On Wednesday 01 June 2016, Marc Mutz wrote:
> Hi,
> There seems to have been a silent underground move to uglify the Qt sources
> , by using commas to introduce lines
> . I have no idea where this came from
I am probably one of those introducing it since it comes from WebKit coding 
style. Sorry, I also think it is kind of ugly, but it is very structurally 
clean and in some circumstances I prefer it due to that.

Note there is a related coding style violation for if statements.

if (blabla 
   || lala
   || justDoIt) {
This has the same benefits for diffs as the leading comma, though I mainly use 
it to avoid the sub-expressions of the if statements to indent the same as 
statements inside the if-block. This helps again make the code faster and 
easier to read at glance, though it violates Qt coding style.


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