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Re: Random thoughts on programming

by damian1301 (Curate)
on Feb 19, 2001 at 11:09 UTC ( #59349=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Random thoughts on programming

20. Expect the worst - don't always think that the user's input will be nice, clean, and tidy.
21. Always use die and warn(sometimes) if the code has a possibility of failing.
22. DO NOT try to reinvent It is already good enough as is and should not try to be re-written. Check out chromatic's homenode and generally(.*?) just look at daily posts on why not to.

I just thought I should point that out.

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