Category Archive: Legacy Code

Mar 18 2017

The right way to approach a Legacy Code base

On Friday, March 10 I attended the Working Effectively with Legacy Code workshop with Michael Feathers with few other members of my team. We are maintaining a difficult legacy code base and we were eager to do some practice and learn some useful techniques. The most important lesson I have learnt is that any effort to …

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Mar 08 2014

Book: Working Effectively with Legacy Code

Every professional developer have to deal with legacy code in the course of his career. The book Working Effectively with Legacy Code written by Michael Feather is considered a must read and I really recommend it. This is a summary of the book. Michael Feather definition of Legacy Code: Legacy code is simply code without tests. The goal …

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