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11. Code Reviews

Giuliana Carullo1 
Dublin, Ireland

Nothing clears up a case so much as stating it to another person.

—Sherlock Holmes in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s “The Adventure of Silver Blaze” (1892)

We covered so far a fairly large spectrum of good practices and checks to perform to ensure quality of our software.

This last chapter focuses on the process itself, highlighting
  • Clean code lifecycle

  • Metrics

  • Collaboration challenges

  • How to spot flaws in the code without making programmers feel bad

  • Recommendations for managers

Wrapping Up

Before we get into metrics and final recommendations, let’s wrap up what we’ve covered in this book and see ...

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