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Do you do defensive programming?

Survey period: 14 May 2012 to 21 May 2012

"Defensive programming is ... intended to ensure the continuing function of a piece of software in spite of unforeseeable usage of said software". ie provide air-bags and ABS for your code. (suggested by the enigmatic V)

OptionVotes% 
Yes, I use defensive programming always19316.67
I use defensive programming mostly51044.04
I use defensive programming rarely19817.10
No, I don't use defensive programming design595.09
I have no idea of what you speak.19817.10



 
GeneralRe: First Pin
ycg16691114-May-12 1:22
Memberycg16691114-May-12 1:22 
GeneralWell Pin
Prasad_Kulkarni13-May-12 21:31
MemberPrasad_Kulkarni13-May-12 21:31 
GeneralRe: Well Pin
codeBegin13-May-12 21:32
MembercodeBegin13-May-12 21:32 
GeneralRe: Well Pin
OriginalGriff13-May-12 22:53
mveOriginalGriff13-May-12 22:53 
GeneralRe: Well Pin
Prasad_Kulkarni13-May-12 23:33
MemberPrasad_Kulkarni13-May-12 23:33 
GeneralRe: Well Pin
codeBegin14-May-12 0:02
MembercodeBegin14-May-12 0:02 
GeneralIsn't that an anti-pattern...? Pin
Sander Rossel13-May-12 20:36
professionalSander Rossel13-May-12 20:36 
GeneralRe: Isn't that an anti-pattern...? Pin
Reiss13-May-12 21:54
professionalReiss13-May-12 21:54 
Totally agree - catch what you can handle otherwise bubble it up the call stack.
GeneralRe: Isn't that an anti-pattern...? Pin
PIEBALDconsult14-May-12 4:21
professionalPIEBALDconsult14-May-12 4:21 
GeneralRe: Isn't that an anti-pattern...? Pin
Sander Rossel14-May-12 8:37
professionalSander Rossel14-May-12 8:37 
GeneralRe: Isn't that an anti-pattern...? Pin
Ravi Bhavnani14-May-12 7:02
professionalRavi Bhavnani14-May-12 7:02 

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