Traits, r

Adrian Howard adrianh at
Fri Feb 8 15:49:24 GMT 2008

On 8 Feb 2008, at 15:03, Andy Armstrong wrote:
> As a tangent it surprises me how little URLs are used in comments.  
> It seems that programmers often feel the need to provide their own  
> précis right there when a link would be both less verbose in the  
> code and more informative. Maybe people are reluctant to admit  
> their sources, or feel the need to demonstrate comprehension of the  
> subject - but the next person who comes along cares little about that.

Worked lots of places in my time where the interweb is not allowed...


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