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Re: Nov 14 - Day 3: Writing Code That Is Reusable Through Flexibility
rlallier   11/14/2012 3:06:20 PM
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I wish more of our legacy developers had had the benefits of this lecture. We got really burned using product defines and feature defines intermingled. It leads to horrific nesting of conditional compiles that are hard to disentangle and hard to maintain. We developed a small text utility that processes a source file and uses the EBCDIC extended graphics characters to "draw" lines in the listing file showing the blocks of conditional compiles and their nesting.



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