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Linus Torvalds in sweary rant about punctuation in kernel comments

John Lilburne Silver badge

The dumb fuck also agreed to multiple different styles, just not "those ones". If you want consistence don't allow more than two options:

In any case the multiline c-style with /* */ is particularly egregious especially when used inside amn indented block, and should not be allowed in new code.

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