Generally Tomboy follows the Mono Coding Guidelines, outlined here:
Variable, member, and argument names should use "C style" naming with underlines, as in "white_cat" and "my_argument"
- The opening brace for classes and properties should always be on a new line
Edit -> Preferences -> Editor
- Width: 8
- Type: Tabs
Edit -> Preferences -> Text Editor
- Tab indent size: 8
- un-Check 'Convert tabs to spaces'
Place these commands in your vimrc
- set tabstop=8 " use 8 spaces for tabs
- set sw=8 " use 8 spaces when doing smart indents (shiftwidth)