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Feb
28
revised Is it okay to make coding style changes on an open source project that doesn't follow best practices?
Great answer that will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. Not quite sure what is meant in the final two sentences. I have italicized them. Please edit if you think you know what they mean and you can clarify.
Feb
28
suggested suggested edit on Is it okay to make coding style changes on an open source project that doesn't follow best practices?
Feb
28
revised Is it okay to make coding style changes on an open source project that doesn't follow best practices?
A few small format, punctuation, and word choice edits. This question will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend.
Feb
28
suggested suggested edit on Is it okay to make coding style changes on an open source project that doesn't follow best practices?
Feb
22
revised Good idea to put bug numbers in a comment in the beginning of the source file?
Copyedited, elaborated question. This Q&A will appear at Ars Technica this weekend.
Feb
20
revised Does it make sense to write tests for legacy code when there is no time for a complete refactoring?
Edited title for clarity
Feb
20
suggested suggested edit on Does it make sense to write tests for legacy code when there is no time for a complete refactoring?
Feb
16
revised How do you dive into large code bases?
A couple minor grammar edits. Links to recommended software.
Feb
15
revised How do you dive into large code bases?
Removed a couple lines referencing another thread that I can't seem to find. Also, this answer will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend.
Feb
15
revised How do you dive into large code bases?
This question will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. Copyedited for grammar and flow.
Feb
7
revised What to do when you are faced with programming task that you have never done?
A couple quick grammar edits. This question & answer will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend.
Feb
7
suggested suggested edit on What to do when you are faced with programming task that you have never done?
Feb
7
revised What to do when you are faced with programming task that you have never done?
Great answer that will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. A few minor grammar edits.
Feb
7
revised What to do when you are faced with programming task that you have never done?
Great answer. I made several edits for grammar, flow, and to turn a few ambiguous pronouns into more descriptive nouns. This answer will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend.
Feb
7
suggested suggested edit on What to do when you are faced with programming task that you have never done?
Feb
7
suggested suggested edit on What to do when you are faced with programming task that you have never done?
Jan
31
revised Why is it a good idea for “lower” application layers not to be aware of “higher” ones?
Minor grammar & wording edits. Great answer. Will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend.
Jan
31
suggested suggested edit on Why is it a good idea for “lower” application layers not to be aware of “higher” ones?
Jan
17
revised Over thinking development
Great answer will be featured at Ars Technica this weekend. A few copy edits for grammar and clarity.
Jan
17
suggested suggested edit on Over thinking development