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Tue May 06 06:25:04 GMT 2008

Donald Knuth

Donald Knuth on Multi-Core, Unit Testing, Literate Programming, and XP:

I also must confess to a strong bias against the fashion for reusable code. To me, "re-editable code" is much, much better than an untouchable black box or toolkit. I could go on and on about this. If you’re totally convinced that reusable code is wonderful, I probably won’t be able to sway you anyway, but you’ll never convince me that reusable code isn’t mostly a menace...

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