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Do you wrap single line statements in braces (or begin/end)?   [Edit]

Survey period: 16 May 2011 to 23 May 2011

Do you:

if (condition)
    statement
or
if (condition)
{
    statement
}
(Replace {}'s with Begin/End or whatever is appropriate for your language du jour)

OptionVotes% 
I always wrap single line statements95548.04
I sometimes wrap single line statements57328.82
I never wrap single line statements - only multiple lines get wrapped.46023.14



 
GeneralRe: Thank you Stylecop Pin
Christoph Keller19-May-11 22:53
Christoph Keller19-May-11 22:53 
GeneralTo wrap or not to wrap? Pin
Mauro Panigada16-May-11 22:03
Mauro Panigada16-May-11 22:03 
GeneralRe: To wrap or not to wrap? Pin
hfrmobile17-May-11 2:31
hfrmobile17-May-11 2:31 
GeneralRe: To wrap or not to wrap? Pin
RedSonja17-May-11 19:56
RedSonja17-May-11 19:56 
GeneralRe: To wrap or not to wrap? Pin
ArchKaine18-May-11 11:31
ArchKaine18-May-11 11:31 
GeneralRe: To wrap or not to wrap? Pin
Enrique Albert21-May-11 1:39
Enrique Albert21-May-11 1:39 
GeneralThis one made me laugh :) Pin
AlexCode16-May-11 21:17
professionalAlexCode16-May-11 21:17 
RantDoes it matter and who cares anyway. PinPopular
Paul Darlington16-May-11 21:09
Paul Darlington16-May-11 21:09 
The way you use braces, end statements etc is entirely down to the syntax of the language, local standards, if any, and personal preference.

The compiler does not care, readable code needs only to be consistent.

Another discussion on the very old topic is, in my opinion, a waste of time.
GeneralRe: Does it matter and who cares anyway. Pin
RedSonja17-May-11 19:57
RedSonja17-May-11 19:57 
GeneralRe: Does it matter and who cares anyway. Pin
Paul Darlington17-May-11 21:09
Paul Darlington17-May-11 21:09 
GeneralRe: Does it matter and who cares anyway. Pin
Super Lloyd17-May-11 20:25
Super Lloyd17-May-11 20:25 
GeneralRe: Does it matter and who cares anyway. Pin
Pete O'Hanlon18-May-11 3:30
mvePete O'Hanlon18-May-11 3:30 
GeneralRe: Does it matter and who cares anyway. Pin
Paul Darlington18-May-11 3:39
Paul Darlington18-May-11 3:39 
GeneralRe: Does it matter and who cares anyway. Pin
Pete O'Hanlon18-May-11 4:16
mvePete O'Hanlon18-May-11 4:16 
GeneralRe: Does it matter and who cares anyway. Pin
Mladen Janković18-May-11 3:31
Mladen Janković18-May-11 3:31 
GeneralRe: Does it matter and who cares anyway. Pin
Kevin McFarlane21-May-11 6:02
Kevin McFarlane21-May-11 6:02 
GeneralEvery time Pin
RedSonja16-May-11 20:12
RedSonja16-May-11 20:12 
GeneralRe: Every time Pin
Mladen Janković17-May-11 12:24
Mladen Janković17-May-11 12:24 
GeneralRe: Every time Pin
RedSonja17-May-11 19:52
RedSonja17-May-11 19:52 
GeneralOne more option was required Pin
avigodse16-May-11 5:11
professionalavigodse16-May-11 5:11 
GeneralRe: One more option was required Pin
AlexCode16-May-11 21:19
professionalAlexCode16-May-11 21:19 
GeneralThat depends... PinPopular
Paulo Zemek16-May-11 4:42
Paulo Zemek16-May-11 4:42 
GeneralRe: That depends... Pin
Mladen Janković16-May-11 4:56
Mladen Janković16-May-11 4:56 
GeneralRe: That depends... Pin
Paulo Zemek16-May-11 5:53
Paulo Zemek16-May-11 5:53 
GeneralRe: That depends... Pin
Albert Holguin16-May-11 7:20
professionalAlbert Holguin16-May-11 7:20 

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