Bad Practices

This is a list of things I look out for in a codebase.

Bad Practices

General list of bad practices. You may see the points duplicated else where.
  • Not being consistent
  • Not paying attention to commit history
  • Not isolating work into separate commits
  • Not following style guides
  • Committing commented code
  • Long functions
  • Spaghetti code
  • Bad naming
  • Magic constants
  • Skipping pre commit hooks
  • Skipping already existing tests without good reasons

Code smells

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