Is an 80 Character Code Line Length Still Relevant?

added by DotNetKicks
12/16/2016 5:24:05 PM

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If you've spent any time reading about coding standards on the internet, you've probably come across the suggestion to limit lines of code to 80 characters and wondered if it's still relevant today. The advise to limit lines to 80 characters is often connected to the historical limit of 80 characters in terminal windows.