Closed Bug 1343975 Opened 3 years ago Closed 3 years ago
Remove dos/windows endline characters from C++ sources
Our coding style guide requires: > Unix-style linebreaks ('\n'), not Windows-style ('\r\n'). https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Developer_guide/Coding_Style#Whitespace I'm filing this bug to fix all dos/windows-style linebreaks in our C++ sources in the tree. (I was prompted by an issue with some being nearly-reintroduced, over in bug 1339298.)
Attachment #8842998 - Flags: review?(ehsan)
Odd! For some reason mozreview is representing this diff as *adding a file called "commit-message"* with the contents of my commit message. That is not how it's shown in my MQ patch locally; no idea why it's causing that. This "commit-message" file is shown e.g. here: https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/116740/diff/1/raw/ https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/116740/diff/1/ I'll see if I can get that fixed, and then re-request review.
The corresponding "review summary" diff page does not show this "commit message" file, though... https://reviewboard.mozilla.org/r/116738/diff/1#index_header Very odd.
RyanVM tells me the "commit-message" file is a MozReview implementation detail, from a recent change. *shrug* In an abundance of paranoia, I'm going to just use a traditional bugzilla attachment here. For review/auditing purposes, I've included the command that I used to generate the patch, which you can run locally to verify that your results match mine, if you like. (It uses "fromdos" [from the tofrodos Ubuntu package.) I've also verified locally that this is a purely whitespace change -- you can verify that by qimporting this patch and running: hg diff -w -r -2
(If you're interested in seeing the actual removal of the DOS newline characters, you can visualize them by opening the patch file in emacs and looking for "^M" special characters. Here's a screenshot of what that looks like for me, for the first chunk of the patch.)
Pushed by firstname.lastname@example.org: https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/77bb2c4461a3 Get rid of all dos/windows linebreaks in Mozilla C++ code. r=ehsan
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