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C# Primer Plus by Klaus Michelsen

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Software Reuse

When you start out writing programs, each program might seem like an entirely separate project, designed and constructed from scratch. However, this is not a prudent way to create computer programs, and it's not the way most programs are created today.

There is a much better alternative—reuse of pre-constructed and pre-tested programs or parts of programs.

A high degree of reuse means far less code to write and allows you to tap into well-designed, well-tested software components written by highly skilled experts.

Note

Even the simplest C# programs, including the first few you will encounter in this book, rely on software reuse under ...

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