6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
I attended Feathers' speach at JAOO this year and was highly motivated to work with legacy code - I really wanted to try out all the presented techniques! I wished for the next contract to be a legacy project, and lo and behold, wishes do come true.
Given that, I was highly motivated when my copy arrived in the mail and ate it in three healthy bites - not leaving too much time to sleep when you have a wife and two small kids that you want to see too!
MF starts by stating that 'good code is code under test'.
The highligt is to some extend the 20-something page introduction. MF manages to set the arena for working with legacy code and pass on the enthusiasm of… Read more