Small Functions considered Harmful – Cindy Sridharan – Medium


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In this post, I aim to: — Shed light on some of the putative benefits of small functions — Explain why I personally think some of the benefits don’t really pan…
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6 days ago by jlogar
I like my functions large, too! ;-)
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6 days ago by aristidb
@sdboyer @copyconstruct @davecheney @jbeda @dc0d_ I 2-DRY'ed that for you: DRY is one of the most dangerous design principlα(34) floatiα(25) aα(28)und α(29)t α(13)α(27)e toα(22)y
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6 days ago by geetarista
In my Ruby code, half of my methods are just one or two lines long. 93% are under 10. https://t.co/Qs8BoapjoP https://t.co/ymNj7al57j
6 days ago by NoahTheDuke
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6 days ago by david3smith
In this post, I aim to:
- Shed light on some of the putative benefits of small functions
- Explain why I personally think some of the benefits don’t really pan out as well as advertised
- Explain why small functions can actually prove counterproductive
- Explain the times when I do think smaller functions truly shine
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6 days ago by rcyphers
Function wisdom from who is basically the Augustus of the Software Thought Legions at this point
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6 days ago by selfdom