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Request for scrunched up code listings

Bert Bates

Joined: Oct 14, 2002
Posts: 8898
I'm going to make an off-the-wall request that when we post code listings on this forum we scrunch up the code. I'll give you an example, and two reasons why:

1 - The code on the real exam is scrunched up, so it'll help everyone get used to it.
2 - It's easier to read when there's less scrolling to do:

So here's a recent example, and then how I'd recommend doing it:


Scrunched (like in the real exam):

Any thoughts?

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marc weber

Joined: Aug 31, 2004
Posts: 11343

Originally posted by Bert Bates:
...Any thoughts?

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kotha vijaybabu
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Jim Yingst

Joined: Jan 30, 2000
Posts: 18671
Heck, why stop there?

public class ForwardRef { static { i = 10; } static int i = 5; }

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