[Pharo-project] "Is a typo fix in a comment worth $1?"
stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
Thu Apr 21 21:46:05 CEST 2011
This is really fun because some people just think the contrary and I think that this is important that even
small and dead easy things are cleaned and that code gets lean. Because it hurts to see bad/no comments...
This is the idea expressed in the first pragmatic programmer book too.
On Apr 21, 2011, at 7:02 PM, Marcus Denker wrote:
> Is a typo fix in a comment worth $1? Personally I think it is: My experience as FreeBSD Security Officer has taught
> me that code readability matters a lot, and simple things like typographical errors in comments or inconsistent code
> indentation can allow bugs to lurk undetected for years as everybody glances past the "ugly" section of code.
> Marcus Denker -- http://www.marcusdenker.de
> INRIA Lille -- Nord Europe. Team RMoD.
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