Humor: xkcd- How To Write Good Code

Jerry J jhj at jhj.com
Fri Jan 7 22:25:05 CST 2011


On Jan 7, 2011, at 7:06 PM, Mark Wieder wrote:

> Kurt-
> 
> Friday, January 7, 2011, 5:18:06 PM, you wrote:
> 
>> http://xkcd.com/844/
> 
> LOL. But all seriousness aside, I think the "Throw it all out and
> start over" step is the best refactoring process there is. My code
> becomes so much cleaner when I've already thought out the issues and
> don't have to deal with the legacy code I've (badly) written.

A manager at Claris once said to me in a meeting: "The first pancake is rarely the best one".




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