The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.
- Most of the data structures and algorithms are less than 108 lines of code (excluding comments).
- An average programmer types less than 108 lines of deliverable code in a productive day. Typical activities include Studying requirements, Research, Design, Coding, Comments, Unit Testing, Debugging, Code Review, Local build, Documentation, Attending meetings, Cross functional team collaboration, Brainstorming sessions etc, etc. In essence, software construction is the only activity that's guaranteed to be done in software development.
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