[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] ogg muxer

Måns Rullgård mans
Mon Oct 29 00:23:42 CET 2007

Uoti Urpala <uoti.urpala at pp1.inet.fi> writes:

> On Mon, 2007-10-29 at 00:35 +0200, Balatoni Denes wrote:
>> Are you guys seriously using a 80x25 ascii terminal? 80 characters is less 
>> than the half of the width of my terminal window. This "rule" IMO is just 
>> braindead - or at least obsolete.
> I have a 80x55 XEmacs window, and my terminal windows are 80x24 each. I
> think a window over 160 characters wide like yours is a waste of space.
> Most of the time the right side will be going to waste. Even though
> display sizes have increased limiting code width still makes sense
> because using excessively wide editor windows gives a smaller benefit
> than using the extra area for other information or functionality.

It should be added that code (or any text for that matter) is easier
to read when you don't have to move your eyes side to side so much.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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