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Comment: FINALLY! ENLIGHTENMENT! (Score 0) 551

by oo_HAWK_oo (#29539955) Attached to: The Duct Tape Programmer
I have been making this point for years only to be told I was an idiot. Look. Just because you can cram data into XML files, doesn't mean you should! Why use a database when a flat file makes more sense? I don't believe his promoting bad programming habits, I think he is trying to say, don't over complicate the simple things in life. I don't need a freaking API written when I can just query the damn database myself! KISS = Keep It Simple Stupid!!

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