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From Tim Ellison <t.p.elli...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [testing] Swing tests clean up
Date Wed, 29 Nov 2006 09:31:31 GMT
Chris Gray wrote:
> On Wednesday 29 November 2006 00:03, Alexei Fedotov wrote:
>> Nathan,
>> You are doing a great job in Swing tests. Non-empty lines you've
>> deleted repay triple cost of these empty lines. :-)
> 
> There should be a sign above every programmer's desk: "how many lines of code 
> did you delete today?" :-)
> 
> I'm serious - every line of code represents CPU cycles, footprint, and worst 
> of all potential bugs. Every time we make a real improvement in Mika we end 
> up with less code than when we started.

That's my mantra too.  It gives me great pleasure to remove unnecessary
chunks and simplify code.

Keep up the good work Nathan.

Regards,
Tim

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Tim Ellison (t.p.ellison@gmail.com)
IBM Java technology centre, UK.

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