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Overriding the value of indent-tabs-mode in Emacs code

From: Dmitry Gutov
Subject: Overriding the value of indent-tabs-mode in Emacs code
Date: Wed, 25 May 2016 15:48:07 +0300
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On 05/25/2016 09:51 AM, Paul Eggert wrote:

As an aside, how did you manage to create a patch that's using tabs for
indentation, with indent-tabs-mode bound to nil in .dir-locals.el? That's

I override that setting, as I find it annoying in too many cases. It's
just a minor annoyance, but there it is.

Using spaces for indentation is somehow annoying? How do you even notice that?

Please don't do that, not in Emacs sources, at least.

.dir-locals.el is there for everyone, and if everyone sticks to their preference instead, we'll have zero chance of converging on one style.

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