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LOCs is not everything

LOCs is not everything

Posted Aug 7, 2008 7:33 UTC (Thu) by khim (subscriber, #9252)
In reply to: 1000x by ncm
Parent article: Kernel Hacker's Bookshelf: The Practice of Programming

I know a guy who spend two months to add five lines of code to the project. Of course these five lines fixed nasty race condition which was only triggered under high load and was very hard to see from just looking on the code. And it's very easy to write a lot of trivial code. But yes, productivity of different programmers vary much bigger then their salary...

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