[Gllug] Anyone got Ubuntu User issue 1 (one) they could give
nix at esperi.org.uk
Sat Mar 5 12:55:13 UTC 2011
On 5 Mar 2011, Steve Parker spake thusly:
> On 05/03/11 09:21, t.clarke wrote:
>> When it comes to solving a knotty problem in a program, I find there is
>> no substiture for printing out the source and poring over it and making
>> notes thereon with a pen or pencil where necessary.
> I find debugging my own code easy enough on-screen, but where I find
> print invaluable is when working out what somebody else's code
> does. Tracing through function calls, tracking parameters, and working
> out what runs when is so much easier on paper.
This is very definitely individual. I'd find it nearly impossible on
paper. No tags tables? No isearch? No mark ring?
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