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Comment: Pay me now or pay me later ... (Score 1) 551

by chazman00 (#29539631) Attached to: The Duct Tape Programmer
... which is what "Duct-tape programming" amounts to. Sure some solutions can be over engineered. But as you have a number of projects under your belt and see a number of pitfalls, it pays in the long run to avoid some problems upfront. That said, I understand and have worked with programmers who have wanted to add clustering to an application with 15 users. The key is knowing your requirements and your goals.

Fools ignore complexity. Pragmatists suffer it. Some can avoid it. Geniuses remove it. -- Perlis's Programming Proverb #58, SIGPLAN Notices, Sept. 1982

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