A Matter of Style?

December 3, 2015

(This article was first published on some real numbers, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Up until a few weeks ago I would style my code like this:

I thought that was the only way… until I witnessed a DBA friend of mine coding. He would write the same function like this:

In my opinion, the second style makes the code easier to read. I suspect it is something to do with the nice ‘column’ of commas. The whole thing seems more orderly!

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