Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
"be consistent"

Re2: Seven habits of highly careful coders

by dragonchild (Archbishop)
on Sep 15, 2003 at 15:54 UTC ( #291584=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Seven habits of highly careful coders
in thread Seven habits of highly careful coders

- Include a history section that documents changes and dates.

Isn't this what change-control (such as CVS or SourceForge) is for? I would use CHANGES sections for release notes and keep version changes relegated to source control. Otherwise, the source file gets too cluttered up!

We are the carpenters and bricklayers of the Information Age.

The idea is a little like C++ templates, except not quite so brain-meltingly complicated. -- TheDamian, Exegesis 6

Please remember that I'm crufty and crochety. All opinions are purely mine and all code is untested, unless otherwise specified.

Comment on Re2: Seven habits of highly careful coders

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://291584]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others imbibing at the Monastery: (12)
As of 2015-11-30 17:08 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

    Results (777 votes), past polls