Monthly Archives: March 2015

Kent Beck on TDD

http://www.threeriversinstitute.org/Testing%20Dichotomies%20and%20TDD.htm Test-Driven Development Violates the Dichotomies of Testing Kent Beck, Three Rivers Institute June 2007 Tests are often described by dichotomies: unit vs. functional, black-box vs. white-box, testing vs. design, tester vs. coder. Test-driven development (TDD) doesn’t fit comfortably in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Martin Fowler on refactoring

http://martinfowler.com/bliki/OpportunisticRefactoring.html “There is a genuine danger of going down a rabbit hole here, as you fix one thing you spot another, and another, and before long you’re deep in yak hair. Skillful opportunistic refactoring requires good judgement, where you decide … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment