Don’t Architect, Refactor

This post was imported from blogger, to see the original, likely better-formatted post see kalebpederson.blogspot.com. >The test-driven development mantra is “red, green, refactor,” but we far too often let other things creep into the process.  One of these things is domain knowledge. Back in February, Gojko Adzik described his experience with Keith Braithwaite‘s “TDD as […]

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Test-Driven Development Justified

This post was imported from blogger, to see the original, likely better-formatted post see kalebpederson.blogspot.com. >I stood in shock, in utter awe and amazement.  I was talking with one of the lead programmers of an open source project, with whom I’d been in discussions countless times over the last few years.  He was a programmer […]

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Beans, Ping-Pong Balls, and Priorities

This post was imported from blogger, to see the original, likely better-formatted post see kalebpederson.blogspot.com. > Not too long ago I found my wife placing ping-pong balls followed by beans into a canning jar. After briefly trying to reason about what she might be doing, I asked her.  She explained that she was preparing a […]

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