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kwan_e
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2007-02-18

1/Coding under strong time constraints, a burst of inspiration, or something else that puts their minds' focus elsewhere.


I tend to be opposite in these cases. If I'm under time constraints, I'll write cleaner code, or rather, code with a standard design that translates into idiomatic code. If I get time, I experiment with different designs and end up with clever code.

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