DRY: Do Repeat Yourself
Posted by: QuirksBlog,
on 31 May 2016 |
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I am increasingly of the opinion that the general software engineering adage “Don’t Repeat Yourself” does not always apply to web development. Also, I found that web development classes in CS academia are not very realistic.These two problems turn out to have the same root cause: a lack of appreciation of what browsers do to software development. Browsers, to misquote Douglas Crockford, are the world’s most misunderstood development platforms.Repeat yourself!Web developers have been proudly repeating...