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kalberts4-Mar-20 6:02
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Stefan_Lang4-Mar-20 22:32
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KLSmith5-Mar-20 6:15
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The 8 space tab was around long before UNIX. Manual typewriters had a tab key. It was a means to quickly jump across the page and to line up columns. So for a manual typewriter, the 8 space tab made more sense than a 4 space one.

Today, it is like using the floppy icon for the save function. Historically it makes sense, but it is rather obsolete.
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