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What Are the Unwritten Rules of Deleting Code?

rwaldin Re:Vigil (384 comments)

Ah, Vigil! What a wonderfully amusing language...

https://github.com/munificent/vigil

But isn't a language that deletes code crazy?

No, wanting to keep code that demonstrably has bugs according to its own specifications is crazy. What good could it possibly serve? It is corrupted and must be cleansed from your codebase.

Vigil will do this for you automatically.

Vigil deleted a function. Won't that cause the functions that call it to fail?

It would seem that those functions appear to be corrupted as well. Run Vigil again and it will take care of that for you. Several invocations may be required to fully excise all bugs from your code.

about 2 years ago
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RMS Robbed of Passport and Other Belongings In Argentina

rwaldin So... (386 comments)

... he needs a GNU/Passport?

more than 2 years ago

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