Things I Learnt The Hard Way (in 30 Years of Software Development)

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This is a cynical, clinical collection of things I learnt in 30 years working with software development.

Again, some things are really cynical, others are long observations on different jobs.

The config file is friend
Imagine you wrote a function that you have to pass a value for it to start processing (say, a twitter user account id). But then you have to do that with two values and you just call the function again with the other value.

Link: https://blog.juliobiason.net/thoughts/things-i-learnt-the-hard-way/