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How important is naming to you in your code?

Survey period: 23 May 2022 to 30 May 2022

There are 2 hard problems in Computer Science: caching, naming and off-by-one errors

OptionVotes% 
I am obsessive and consumed with getting naming right657.80
I am very, very careful with naming23227.85
I do my best, but try not to over-think thiings46956.30
I don't really give it too much thought. Whatever name pops into my head is fine384.56
I really don't care. 26 letters in the alphabet, 26 names, right?40.48
I'm deliberately malicious, obfuscating, and / or sarcastic with my naming50.60
I don't understand what this "naming" thing refers to.202.40



 
GeneralAntisthene Pin
Stylianos Polychroniadis29-May-22 12:36
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Generalid vs Id vs ID vs entityId vs entityID... Pin
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan27-May-22 3:52
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GeneralRe: id vs Id vs ID vs entityId vs entityID... Pin
obermd27-May-22 17:23
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GeneralLet's collect bad examples... Pin
Bernhard Hiller24-May-22 22:01
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GeneralRe: Let's collect bad examples... Pin
CodeWraith25-May-22 3:46
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GeneralRe: Let's collect bad examples... Pin
Greg Utas25-May-22 11:44
mveGreg Utas25-May-22 11:44 
GeneralRe: Let's collect bad examples... Pin
Gary R. Wheeler26-May-22 11:11
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GeneralRe: Let's collect bad examples... Pin
Greg Utas26-May-22 11:30
mveGreg Utas26-May-22 11:30 
GeneralI'm not writing poetry! Pin
CodeWraith24-May-22 9:17
MemberCodeWraith24-May-22 9:17 
GeneralI don't overthink. I just name my variables in most descriptive way possible Pin
Julian Ragan24-May-22 8:36
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GeneralVelocity -> Acceleration Pin
Amarnath S24-May-22 5:39
professionalAmarnath S24-May-22 5:39 
GeneralEarly Days Pin
CodeZombie6224-May-22 1:08
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Generaldebuging d or dd Pin
maze323-May-22 22:45
professionalmaze323-May-22 22:45 
GeneralxxId, ID, Code, Type, Key ... what to do? Pin
Gerry Schmitz23-May-22 16:16
mveGerry Schmitz23-May-22 16:16 
GeneralRe: xxId, ID, Code, Type, Key ... what to do? Pin
trønderen24-May-22 1:01
Membertrønderen24-May-22 1:01 
GeneralRe: xxId, ID, Code, Type, Key ... what to do? Pin
Gerry Schmitz24-May-22 15:13
mveGerry Schmitz24-May-22 15:13 
GeneralI'm deliberately malicious, obfuscating, and / or sarcastic with my naming Pin
Gary R. Wheeler23-May-22 14:19
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GeneralRe: I'm deliberately malicious, obfuscating, and / or sarcastic with my naming Pin
Julian Ragan24-May-22 8:50
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GeneralRe: I'm deliberately malicious, obfuscating, and / or sarcastic with my naming Pin
Gary R. Wheeler24-May-22 13:12
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GeneralRe: I'm deliberately malicious, obfuscating, and / or sarcastic with my naming Pin
obermd27-May-22 17:25
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GeneralRe: I'm deliberately malicious, obfuscating, and / or sarcastic with my naming Pin
K Personett25-May-22 2:06
MemberK Personett25-May-22 2:06 
GeneralRe: I'm deliberately malicious, obfuscating, and / or sarcastic with my naming Pin
Amarnath S26-May-22 6:37
professionalAmarnath S26-May-22 6:37 
GeneralI hate it.... Pin
0x01AA23-May-22 11:54
professional0x01AA23-May-22 11:54 
GeneralRe: I hate it.... Pin
trønderen24-May-22 1:15
Membertrønderen24-May-22 1:15 
General"try not to overthink thiings" ... with ii ... Pin
Mike (Prof. Chuck)23-May-22 5:06
professionalMike (Prof. Chuck)23-May-22 5:06 

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