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Braces around single line commands. Needed or not?

Survey period: 12 Feb 2018 to 19 Feb 2018

It's just about the braces. Not about whether the leading brace should or should not be on the same line as the conditional. One war at a time.

OptionVotes% 
I prefer

if (condition)
  statement;
21323.20
I prefer

if (condition)
{
  statement;
}
54158.93
It depends16417.86



 
GeneralRe: braces should be required and properly formatted Pin
PeejayAdams13-Feb-18 1:21
MemberPeejayAdams13-Feb-18 1:21 
GeneralIt definitely depends and the key differentiater is where the opening one goes Pin
Dan Neely12-Feb-18 4:32
MemberDan Neely12-Feb-18 4:32 
GeneralIs Switch Case part of other? Pin
MarcusCole683312-Feb-18 4:31
professionalMarcusCole683312-Feb-18 4:31 
GeneralBraces. Pin
Ron Anders12-Feb-18 3:04
MemberRon Anders12-Feb-18 3:04 
GeneralRe: Braces. Pin
Chris Maunder12-Feb-18 9:37
cofounderChris Maunder12-Feb-18 9:37 
GeneralAlways use curly braces Pin
ZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:14
professionalZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:14 
GeneralI prefer... Pin
Slacker00712-Feb-18 1:32
professionalSlacker00712-Feb-18 1:32 
GeneralRe: I prefer... Pin
ZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:10
professionalZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:10 
GeneralRe: I prefer... Pin
Slacker00712-Feb-18 2:12
professionalSlacker00712-Feb-18 2:12 
GeneralRe: I prefer... Pin
W Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:52
mveW Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:52 
GeneralThe usual b&tching Pin
W Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 0:23
mveW Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 0:23 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
Slacker00712-Feb-18 1:25
professionalSlacker00712-Feb-18 1:25 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
gardnerp12-Feb-18 1:55
Membergardnerp12-Feb-18 1:55 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
ZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:11
professionalZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:11 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
W Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:13
mveW Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:13 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
ZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:16
professionalZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:16 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
W Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:21
mveW Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:21 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
ZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:31
professionalZurdoDev12-Feb-18 2:31 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
W Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:32
mveW Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:32 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
CodeWraith12-Feb-18 2:43
MemberCodeWraith12-Feb-18 2:43 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
W Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:44
mveW Balboos, GHB12-Feb-18 2:44 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
Chris Maunder12-Feb-18 9:39
cofounderChris Maunder12-Feb-18 9:39 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
bryce12-Feb-18 17:59
Memberbryce12-Feb-18 17:59 
GeneralRe: The usual b&tching Pin
W Balboos, GHB13-Feb-18 0:26
mveW Balboos, GHB13-Feb-18 0:26 
GeneralTo be extra confusing... Pin
Graham Breach11-Feb-18 22:55
MemberGraham Breach11-Feb-18 22:55 
Especially without any comments:
C++
condition && statement;

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