Code Review Tip: Poorly named variables are symptoms
reviewing code one of the ways to quickly spot "messy" logic is to look for
module-scoped variables with whacky names.
Poor naming is often an indicator that the reason for writing code was
unclear to the developer at the time.
get an example eh?...
_flagWhichGetsSetOnReturn = false ;
a pretty whacky name right? Once
I've identified a prospective refactoring candidate I'll do a "Find" operation
to see where and how it is used.
times, after a quick scan through you have an epiphany moment when you suddenly
understand what it was that the developer was trying to do at the