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Re: Nov 14 - Day 3: Writing Code That Is Reusable Through Flexibility
rlallier   11/14/2012 3:00:18 PM
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@Tocard The problem with "fixing it correctly" long after the mistake is made is that you end up having to re-build and re-test the things that use the code you fixed. That's not to mention, re-releasing new versions of the software. If you don't end up re-building and re-releasing, then you might end up confusing later code changers who are unaware of the previous changes and have to spend time consulting version control diffs to find out "what else is new" in the code besides the things upon which they themselves have worked. It's a trade-off.



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