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Sep
11
awarded  Yearling
Feb
28
revised What was the first hierarchical file system?
added 26 characters in body
Jan
31
awarded  Informed
Dec
2
comment How do I prove or disprove “god” objects are wrong?
Run away! You don't want to work there.
Dec
2
comment How do I prove or disprove “god” objects are wrong?
Ask them for documentation of God objects as good practice.
Oct
10
comment Need explanation of hexagonal architecture
Nothing will protect from a rogue developer adding things where they don't belong without tests.
Oct
10
answered Need explanation of hexagonal architecture
Sep
12
awarded  Yearling
Jun
8
awarded  Constituent
Jun
8
awarded  Caucus
May
23
comment Was classical BASIC ever used for commercial software development and if so how were limitations overcome?
There was a joke that RSTS/E was written in BASIC, but it really wasn't. Many sysadmin utility programs supplied with the OS were written in BASIC though.
Feb
28
awarded  Nice Answer
Feb
22
awarded  Civic Duty
Jan
19
answered Development setup for TDD. Is it correct?
Jan
11
awarded  Good Answer
Dec
29
comment Choose code design effort or laziness in Bank world
Change your organization or change your organization. -- Martin Fowler
Dec
29
comment Choose code design effort or laziness in Bank world
@Martijn Verburg - Do you think TDD leads to unreadable code?
Nov
23
comment The equivalent of a “Memorandum of Understanding” for programmers?
A contract perhaps? Voting to move this to programmers.
Nov
1
comment Finding a definition for this anti-pattern
What we've got here is a failure to communicate.
Sep
12
awarded  Yearling