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Re^3: Code Critique

by fullermd (Priest)
on Oct 09, 2010 at 06:54 UTC ( #864326=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: Code Critique
in thread Code Critique

The thing about all this is that I'm not a coder and never had been. This all just started off as using a few lines of perl to add commas into a file to turn it into a csv - and it snowballed from there - resulting in this.

Once it snowballs, you lose the ability to not be a coder :)

(OK, actually before it snowballs. Because it always snowballs...)

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[Corion]: I still somewhat wonder if it were worthwhile to replace init / systemd by make with a simple? Makefile listing the dependencies ...
[Discipulus]: i have a different opinion: automation is always worth: first i can use Perl (and this is good), then later you can reuse parts to automate others tasks. My $boss everytime say:'how much time you spend doing this?' So generally i present a perl solution
[Corion]: Discipulus: Yes, but the chart gives some limits on whether it's really worth spending time for saving your time. If you gain enjoyment, automating is still great, but it doesn't save time ;)
[Discipulus]: Corion are you would able to realize such thing? O_O
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