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I decided to backpack around the West Coast instead of going to a state university. Fortunately, I discovered a love of computers before I picked my major...I'm a late bloomer.


Nov
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awarded  Yearling
Sep
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awarded  Autobiographer
Jun
10
comment Why can't the IT industry deliver large, faultless projects quickly as in other industries?
Lack of functional safety? It's a feature! We advocate the use of immutable structures when attempting to clean something with the black hole vacuum cleaner.
Jan
9
awarded  Nice Question
Jan
8
comment When should I stop committing to master on new projects?
@MichaelT I have seen 'dev' branches plenty of times, but never heard them explained in the context of an "early master" before. I think I'll use this, thanks.
Jan
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accepted When should I stop committing to master on new projects?
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7
asked When should I stop committing to master on new projects?
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17
awarded  Yearling
Aug
28
comment Should I put the datatype of a class attribute in its name?
I use emacs, but most times I assume others will use RubyMine.
Aug
28
asked Should I put the datatype of a class attribute in its name?
Jul
31
comment I have to compromise: DRY, or Command-Query-Separation?
I think a wrapper's "single principle" should be to keep the other methods that need the command and the query together DRY.
Jun
30
accepted Should I write an integration test that verifies rate limits?
Jun
28
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Jun
28
asked Should I write an integration test that verifies rate limits?
Apr
4
answered Is the difference between BDD and TDD nothing more than a vocabulary shift?
Mar
4
comment Leaving “Else” comments
Accepted answer for "the fact that you need a comment is because your code is unreadable".
Mar
4
accepted Leaving “Else” comments
Mar
4
comment Leaving “Else” comments
I updated my question based on your observations.
Mar
4
revised Leaving “Else” comments
added 188 characters in body
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4
asked Leaving “Else” comments