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Edsger W. Dijkstra

If we wish to count lines of code, we should not regard them as “lines produced” but as “lines spent”: the current conventional wisdom is so foolish as to book that count on the wrong side of the ledger.

Edsger Dijkstra, “On The Cruelty of Really Teaching Computer Science”

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September 16, 2016 at 7:30 am

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