Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
P is for Practical
 
PerlMonks  

Comment on

( #3333=superdoc: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

If the code is changing ownership to you, these are fine steps, though I wonder what removing comments that explain a reasoning for a choice of construct or flow would do you any good.

If however the code is maintained by you just this time but is expected to be maintained by someone else in the near future, changing the style/layout would - for me - be a reason to fire you. Companies have (or at least should have) a company standard/policy. You - as a maintainer - should follow that strictly.

Same for open source. Depending on how strict or how loose rules are set up, you should follow them. For me this is a reason to almost never contribute to GNU projects, as they want patches/code-chunks in their style, and as I think their style sucks, I don't write code for them.

People giving me patches for my projects in their own style are reviewed and reformatted to match my style, because these are my projects. People not complying to my style is my major reason not to hand out commit bits.


Enjoy, Have FUN! H.Merijn

In reply to Re^2: On comments by Tux
in thread On comments by pemungkah

Title:
Use:  <p> text here (a paragraph) </p>
and:  <code> code here </code>
to format your post; it's "PerlMonks-approved HTML":



  • Posts are HTML formatted. Put <p> </p> tags around your paragraphs. Put <code> </code> tags around your code and data!
  • Read Where should I post X? if you're not absolutely sure you're posting in the right place.
  • Please read these before you post! —
  • Posts may use any of the Perl Monks Approved HTML tags:
    a, abbr, b, big, blockquote, br, caption, center, col, colgroup, dd, del, div, dl, dt, em, font, h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6, hr, i, ins, li, ol, p, pre, readmore, small, span, spoiler, strike, strong, sub, sup, table, tbody, td, tfoot, th, thead, tr, tt, u, ul, wbr
  • Outside of code tags, you may need to use entities for some characters:
            For:     Use:
    & &amp;
    < &lt;
    > &gt;
    [ &#91;
    ] &#93;
  • Link using PerlMonks shortcuts! What shortcuts can I use for linking?
  • See Writeup Formatting Tips and other pages linked from there for more info.
  • Log In?
    Username:
    Password:

    What's my password?
    Create A New User
    Chatterbox?
    and the web crawler heard nothing...

    How do I use this? | Other CB clients
    Other Users?
    Others musing on the Monastery: (5)
    As of 2014-09-19 02:18 GMT
    Sections?
    Information?
    Find Nodes?
    Leftovers?
      Voting Booth?

      How do you remember the number of days in each month?











      Results (129 votes), past polls