DVT IDE for VS Code VHDL User Guide
Rev. 22.1.36, 22 November 2022

14.3 Indentation

  • Then - Controls the placement of `then`:

    • On a new line - then is moved on a new line

    • On the same line - then is moved on the same line with it's construct

    • Leave as is

  • Parameters - Controls the placement of port, generic, map, function and procedure elements:

    • One per line (open parenthesis on the same line) - each parameter/argument is placed on it's own line and the open parentheses is placed on the same line with the parameter/argument receiver

    • One per line (open parenthesis on the next line) - each parameter/argument is placed on it's own line and the open parentheses is placed on the next line after the parameter/argument receiver

    • More per line - more are placed on the same line, as fit when line wrapping is enabled

    • Leave as is

  • Do Not Indent Single Line Comments At Beginning Of Line - Controls whether to indent single line comments starting at the beginning of a line.

  • Indent Multi Line Comments - Controls whether to indent multi-line comments.

  • Ignore Lines Starting With - List of line prefixes matching lines that will be ignored while indenting.

  • No Indent Keywords - Selection of language keywords that will not increase indentation.