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Re: svn commit: rev 4517 - trunk/subversion/include

From: <kfogel_at_newton.ch.collab.net>
Date: 2003-01-24 16:24:08 CET

Wolf Josef josef.wolf@siemens.com writes:
 If I understand correctly (have not looked on doxygen yet),
 doxygen-comments are parsed automatically. Therefore it should be
 possible to automatically detect whether the comments obey this
 requirement? Would it be hard for a commit-hook to check for it?

I don't know if it would be hard, but it would be bad :-).

Whenever we have a choice between enforcing a convention socially vs
automatically, we should choose socially. There will always be times
when it's appropriate to bend the rules temporarily, and an automated
script can't deal with that.

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