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Nelek27-Aug-23 20:04
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Gary Wheeler28-Aug-23 6:23
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Nelek28-Aug-23 7:17
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Gary Wheeler28-Aug-23 6:13
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Amarnath S27-Aug-23 5:16
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Mircea Neacsu27-Aug-23 6:43
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honey the codewitch27-Aug-23 7:12
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Ralf Quint28-Aug-23 6:40
Ralf Quint28-Aug-23 6:40 
Sorry, but it doesn't matter if it is "professionally" or "your own".

I know it is a very popular view these days, but I learned to document first, before even writing a single line of code. And that includes having (insisting! when it comes from an outside request) the specifications for a project.
And then, and only then, start "coding", according to the existing specs and docs. And if you do this, properly, without using shortcuts, this will drastically cut down on any debugging/testing/troubleshooting afterwards.

If you don't do this, you are just a code monkey, hacking away at a keyboard and you will always run into problems, no matter what the project is. And that "running into problems" is the real part that takes away any fun and satisfaction on this kind of job. It is NOT the documentation. And no, the documentation is NOT in the code, not by a long shot...
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