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I have posted enough code to this site, feel free to grab some and criticize.

When I have examined my code in the past I find that my average function is about 10 lines. At a guess about 1/3 of those functions are public for whatever package they are in. Public functions get a comment. Function names are descriptive. Most variables are private to a function.

If I cannot find a descriptive name for a 10 line function that gives you some idea why that function exists, that indicates a problem in how I am breaking the problem up.

As with any personal style, it takes getting used to. And no, I don't always do a particulalry good job of it. But I don't think that modularizing less and commenting more would be an improvement.


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