I'm not advocating wide lines. Lines should be as short as possible without crippling the identifier's names.
I personally tend to use between 80 and 120 characters on a line. No more.
I feel wider lines forces the reader's eyes to travel long dis[...]
Hello, I've installed LightFish on GF 4, no problem. I've try to start LightView from another computer than the one having GF (java 8 requirement)[...]
IMHO 80 characters are crazy, but 120 are sufficient.
I think you other (team) problems if you need a line width limits[...]
As long as you can fit two pages next to each other, as Oliver said, you are fine. We found that anything less than 110 chars is good on HD res sc[...]
A modern reason is to be able to have two pieces of code side by side on your screen (three-way merge, review).
Besides that, if you hav[...]
You are wrong with the reason!
The reason is much older. IBM punchen cards from 1928!
nice! but: http://www.adam-bien.com/roller/abien/entry/reading_a_file_into_a
thanks for writing code into [...]
fewer of course. Thanks for catching that!
viewer or fewer characters?