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[wingide-users] Use Spaces Only

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Thu, 6 Jun 2002 10:30:32 -0400 (EDT)

On 5 Jun 2002, Ken Kinder wrote:
> I was in the task of editing an HTML'ish file that's been edited by lots
> of people, with lots of styles. WingIDE kept trying to put tabs in, and
> under Source->Indentation, "Used Mixed Tabs and Spaces" was selected.
> So, I click on "Use Spaces" (which isn't greyed out) and NOTHING
> happens. The behavior does not change and nothing new is reported on the
> status bar. The selection does not change on the menu either.
> What I'd like to do is leave everyone else's code alone (ie; don't
> change the whole file and make it hard for someone in CVS to understand
> what I really changed). But, I'd like my new code to use spaces only.

There's now a bug fix for Wing IDE Standard 1.1.4 that fixes this:

It affects only forcing indent style in non-Python files.  The fix
works on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.

Sorry about that.

- Stephan

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