[clug] Programmer Competency Matrix

David Lloyd lloy0076 at adam.com.au
Fri Aug 7 01:36:38 MDT 2009


I'm convinced if Tridge kept on rewriting:

#include <stdio.h>

int main(int argc, char *argv[]) {
    return 0;

...all day...well, he'd not get that much done!


-----Original Message-----
From: Hal Ashburner <hal.ashburner at gmail.com>
To: David Lloyd <lloy0076 at adam.com.au>, clug <linux at lists.samba.org>
Subject: Re: [clug] Programmer Competency Matrix
Date: Fri, 07 Aug 2009 17:30:11 +1000

David Lloyd wrote:
> So yeah...you've identified another important skill - don't rewrite
> what's not broken unless there's a good reason 
Two schools of thought on that.

"you never need a reason to rewrite something"! --Tridge [1]

[1] http://ozlabs.org/~rusty/index.cgi/tech/2006-12-14.html

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