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The Allman style is named after Eric Allman. It has been incorrectly referred to as "ANSI style" supposedly for its use in the documents describing the ANSI C standard...
The Whitesmiths style, also called Wishart style, to a lesser extent was originally used in the documentation for the first commercial C compiler, the Whitesmiths Compiler. It was
(Linux) Kernel Style
The kernel style is known for its extensive usage in the source tree of the Linux kernel. Linus Torvalds strongly advises all contributors to follow it. A detailed description of...
K&R (UNIX Kernel) Style
The K&R style, so named because it was used in Kernighan and Ritchie's book The C Programming Language, is commonly used in C. It is also used for C++ and other curly bra...
Like the Allman and Whitesmiths styles, GNU style puts braces on a line by themselves, indented by two spaces, except when opening a function definition, where they are not inden...
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