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General Development "In order to be an effective programmer, you need to possess a combination of traits that allow your skill, experience, and knowledge to produce working code. There are some technically skilled developers who will never be effective because they lack the other traits needed. Here are seven traits that are necessary to become a great programmer."
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RE: Almost not accurate
by pedlo on Mon 6th May 2013 08:48 UTC in reply to "Almost not accurate"
pedlo
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2011-04-30

While I do agree in having a reasonable doubt on the reliability of the tools, I totally disagree with laziness.
I really don't see how laziness can lead to good programming techniques: keeping things concise, simple and efficient requires actually a great deal of dedication.

Maybe you refer on the quotes of Bill Gates saying that laziness was his best quality as a programmer... well, I'd take it as more as a friedly chitchat than as a serious advice.

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