Abbreviated vs. Full-Word Identifier Names edit / delete

"We carried out a family of controlled experiments to investigate whether the use of abbreviated identifier names, with respect to full-word identifier names, affects fault fixing in C and Java source code. [...] Overall results suggested that there is no difference in terms of effort, effectiveness, and efficiency to fix faults, when source code contains either only abbreviated or only full-word identifier names."

to cmp409 errors experiment language-design ... on 24 October 2018

50 Shades of Go: Traps, Gotchas, and Common Mistakes for New Golang Devs edit / delete

Mostly interesting to me for the concurrency problems.

to concurrency errors go language-design ... on 24 October 2018

The Last Line Effect edit / delete

An interesting observation on copy-paste errors.

to copy-paste debugging errors programming ... on 26 July 2014

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