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Talking about Read the diffs

Quoting Eric Sink

Every morning before you start your own coding tasks, use your favorite diff tool to look at all the changes that everybody else checked in the day before.

The code might get better.  Reading the diffs is like an informal code review.

You might learn something.  Maybe one of your coworkers is using a technique you don’t know about.  Or maybe reading the diffs simply gives you a deeper understanding of the project you are working on.

Read on… via Arjan’s World

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