Grant McLean

  • About: Perl hacker since 1995. Coordinator of in New Zealand.
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  • Darko Prelec commented on Which code to read?

    I like reading Perl code, and these are just random examples I recently examined:

  • gvl commented on Which code to read?

    I like to read code by Tokuhiro Matsuno. It's very cleanly written and there are indeed things to discover inside. I started by doing some source diving on SQL::Maker in order to figure out how to compose certain queries and ended up contributing to documentation. It's certainly more rewarding than just reading code, especially when the author is not a native English speaker.

    Also, reading David Golden's code was particulary insightful. It's not overly verbose, not necessarily self-documenting but it's almost always well commented, not always easy to understand but it looks efficient…

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