Patch-review changes

David Nolden zwabel at
Sun Feb 21 16:50:07 UTC 2010

Am Sonntag 21 Februar 2010 17:07:34 schrieb Andreas Pakulat:
> > I think there is something to be learned: If you don't know how something
> > works, and especially if you don't even use it, then simply don't touch
> > its code! You can only break it then.
> That would just mean nobody would work on anything except the code he
> wrote and thats just stupid. Just because somebody is not as fast as you
> understanding somebody else's codebase (and frankly, the code you write
> is not always the easiest to understand) doesn't mean he cannot fix the
> issues he introduces. After all, we still have plenty of time to fix
> things up.

Well, I'm not saying that you must know the code, but you should at least be 
an active user of the feature that you're working in, as else you simply won't 
notice all the new issues you create.

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