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Production Bugs: Whose responsibility are they?


Bug fixing is rarely fun. This is especially true for bugs you didn’t create.

Hostile Code Bases

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I don’t like calling code bases legacy. The word “legacy” makes people think of Ivy League schools, vintage leather couches, and Dad’s old bottle of Scotch. It rarely elicits the kind of feeling of pain and despair one normally gets when dealing with old code. So instead, I prefer to call crusty old code Hostile. Dealing with […]