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Book Club: Working Effectively With Legacy Code - Chapters 6 & 7 (Michael Feathers)

In our latest technical book club we covered chapters 6 & 7 - ‘I Don’t Have Much Time And I Have To Change It’ and ‘It Takes Forever To Make A Change’ - of Michael Feathers’ ‘Working Effectively With Legacy Code’.

The first chapter discusses various different techniques that we can use to add in new code to a legacy code base. These include:

The second chapter discusses some common problems we may experience while trying to make changes.

These are some of my thoughts and our discussion of these chapters:

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