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DZ Discuss: How Do YOU Deal with Bad Code?

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DZ Discuss: How Do YOU Deal with Bad Code?

DZone wants to know how you've handled teammates' bad code on your own projects.

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After being told to comment our code and taught how to deal with a coworker's bad code, I wanted to know how often our users had to deal with that guy on their team who makes simple mistakes or makes your lives harder. Was it for a personal project or enterprise software? Did the suboptimal coder get better?

I also wanted to know what advice you'd give DZone members who are going through the same situation, to avoid any mistakes you may have made yourselves.

So let us know: how have you dealt with a teammate's bad code, and was the right way to go? Let us know in the comments!

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agile ,code review ,software quality

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