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Oh, you are so on the nail on this... I've gotten into a habit of doing this instead of writting pseudo-code:
# authenticate user AuthenticateUser($foo,$bar) or die('Could not authenticate user'); # a while later... # do some stuff SomeStuff($more,@params) or die('Could not do more stuff cause reason'); # subs from here down ######################## sub AuthenticateUser { return(1); } sub SomeStuff { return(1); }
I tend to code this way especially when I'm discussing the program with colleages. Then we all get a copy and each one goes out to fill in his/her respective blanks. In the end, I believe the result is usually very clear and quite maintainable!

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