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Re^3: On comments

by BrowserUk (Pope)
on Dec 20, 2010 at 09:08 UTC ( #877973=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^2: On comments
in thread On comments

If you look above, I was very careful to say "(Most)"; and "Some comments are useful.".

My contention is that they are far rarer than most people believe. Please also see Programming *is* much more than "just writing code".


Examine what is said, not who speaks -- Silence betokens consent -- Love the truth but pardon error.
"Science is about questioning the status quo. Questioning authority".
In the absence of evidence, opinion is indistinguishable from prejudice.

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Re^4: On comments
by Tux (Abbot) on Dec 20, 2010 at 09:12 UTC

    I didn't miss that. What I'm (also) trying to say is that (new) programmers have to learn along the way what comments are most useful 5 years from now. When you start programming, you have a really wrong approach in that aspect learned at school.


    Enjoy, Have FUN! H.Merijn

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