[jdev] Re: Re: The State of Our Code-bases

Trejkaz Xaoza trejkaz at xaoza.net
Thu Sep 2 04:51:48 CDT 2004


On Thu, 2 Sep 2004 17:03, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> For a 10 lines advanced "hello world", maybe. For a 50000 lines project,
> good code is often more difficult to understand than bad code, because
> it is much more structured.

But wait.  What if you were the sort of person who wrote good, structured 
code?  Wouldn't that make the structured code easier to understand than the 
equivalent spaghetti?  Or are we assuming that the reader here is a spaghetti 
coder?

TX

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'Every sufficiently advanced magic is indistinguishable from technology' - Tom 
Graves

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