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Super Lloyd wrote:
See... that's the thing, they ask us to change it, so it was broken!
Ehr.. no. A change doesn't mean it is broken. A change is an improvement, if it was broken it'd be called a bug fix and not a change.

Super Lloyd wrote:
I don't care about old ugly code.... until I am asked to make a "quick simple fix"!
After a few of those, when it starts to make sense, I am like f*** it, I am going to make my life easier, simplify all that fugly pasta code!
You could be held liable here. Your ideas of aestethics does not weigh up to the risc you introduce.

You not hired to make beautifull code, simple as that. And if managers complain it takes long to change it, point out the technical debt; but go rogue, and I have your changes reverted.
Bastard Programmer from Hell Suspicious | :suss:
"If you just follow the bacon Eddy, wherever it leads you, then you won't have to think about politics." -- Some Bell.

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