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GeneralRe: In defense of spaghetti code. *ducks* Pin
honey the codewitch18-May-23 6:45
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CPallini17-May-23 20:29
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Sander Rossel16-May-23 21:22
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ACRowland18-May-23 1:21
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glennPattonWork316-May-23 22:48
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Jeremy Falcon17-May-23 1:40
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honey the codewitch17-May-23 2:24
mvahoney the codewitch17-May-23 2:24 
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Jeremy Falcon17-May-23 4:09
professionalJeremy Falcon17-May-23 4:09 
honey the codewitch wrote:
They should be used as sparsely as possible and no sparser.
To use your wording with Ravi... you may wish to re-read what I said. It was in the context of having to do something not considered normal. Which clearly includes the scenario you referring to.

That being said, I disagree with the premise of being too sparse with comments. I'm not a junior programmer. I don't have the time nor inclination to tell people comments like // assign variable x to y are bad. That should be a given for senior level chats. This is actually the reason I visit CP less and less these days if I'm being honest.

If comments get stale, that's not the fault of comments but the developer. There reasons tools like doxygen and jsdoc exist. Again, if this is code that is for your personal use only, all of this is overkill. But when being paid for it, that tends to suggest it's not.
Jeremy Falcon

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honey the codewitch17-May-23 4:10
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