[drupal-devel] no ?> needed at the end of modules

Morbus Iff morbus at disobey.com
Fri Aug 19 18:46:14 UTC 2005

>>> Can anyone (Goba?) confirm or not confirm that ?> is unnecessary at 
>>> the end of included PHP files (like Drupal modules)?
>> I prefer that it remains, regardless whether it is needed or not. PHP 
>> coding everywhere, for any application, needs to have both the <? and 
>> ?>. Having PHP developers come to Drupal with an admonition to not 
>> close their tags is dirty, anti-learning, and case-scenario-ish.
> But you do not deny that it solves the whitespace issue. I do not think 
> code style should win over a problem, but... the list will decide.

I agree that it will solve the whitespace
problem, but at too great a cost.

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