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Deletion Driven Development: Code to delete code! (RubyKaigi edition)

by Chris Arcand

Published September 10, 2016 in Programming

Good news! Ruby is a successful and mature programming language with a wealth of libraries and legacy applications that have been contributed to for many years. The bad news: Those projects might contain a large amount of useless, unused code which adds needless complexity and confuses new developers. In this talk I’ll explain how to build a static analysis tool to help you clear out the cruft - because there’s no code that’s easier to maintain than no code at all!