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A program that reformats Kotlin source code to comply with the common community standard for Kotlin code conventions. - facebookincubator/ktfmt

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Fragmented Podcast Episode #242: Kotlin Code Formatting with ktfmt and spotless

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  • Pre-push Hooks
    The script below will run ktfmt over a Kotlin codebase and fail the push if any of the files are not well-formatted. It does also use a custom Gradle plugin we built around ktfmt, which accepts a --run-over change set. This script will leave the fixed formatting changes in the tree, awaiting the developer to intervene, commit, and try again. - Source: / 2 months ago
  • Google's Kotlin Style Guide vs Kotlin Official Code Style
    My team uses ktfmt. It is more aggressive and opinionated about formatting than ktlint, which we view as a good thing. Source: about 1 year ago
  • What are the good code formatters for Kotlin?
    I can recommend ktfmt. It is based on the fast Google Java Formatter and produces deterministic formatting. Plugins for Maven, Gradle and IntelliJ are available. Source: over 1 year ago
  • From zero to 10M lines of Kotlin
    I wanted to post that ktfmt, the FB Kotlin formatter, is much less well-known than ktlint. IMO, it produces the most (subjectively) readable code, and is the only one that doesn't leave room for you to inject personal style in certain places. (ktlint will let you get away with one of several ways of formatting code, so long as it falls within some guidelines, which can lead to inconsistent formatting). It's a... - Source: Hacker News / over 1 year ago
  • A few Kotlin questions from a Rustacean
    Others have covered most of your questions, but since you asked about linters: if you want a highly opinionated formatter in the spirit of gofmt or google-java-format, you can check out ktfmt. Source: about 2 years ago

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