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in reply to Re: Why is perltidy using indent-columns instead of continuation-indentation when breaking up a long if-line?
in thread Why is perltidy using indent-columns instead of continuation-indentation when breaking up a long if-line?

> If i were in your shoes i wouldn‘t waste my time with questions like this.

I am not sure what you mean when you say questions like this. Is my question not appropriate for perlmonks?

> And BTW: Did you try to format the code by hand and then run perltidy on the buffer/file?

Yes. I did and the result was that perltidy disagreed with me and increased my two spaces to four.