Beautiful Code: Leading Programmers Explain How They Think by Andy Oram,Greg Wilson

By Andy Oram,Greg Wilson

How do the specialists clear up tough difficulties in software program improvement? during this distinctive and insightful ebook, top machine scientists provide case experiences that show how they discovered strange, rigorously designed suggestions to high-profile tasks. it is possible for you to to appear over the shoulder of significant coding and layout specialists to determine difficulties via their eyes.

This isn't really easily one other layout styles publication, or one other software program engineering treatise at the correct and opposite direction to do issues. The authors imagine aloud as they paintings via their project's structure, the tradeoffs made in its development, and whilst it was once vital to damage rules.
This publication includes 33 chapters contributed through Brian Kernighan, KarlFogel, Jon Bentley, Tim Bray, Elliotte Rusty Harold, Michael Feathers,Alberto Savoia, Charles Petzold, Douglas Crockford, Henry S. Warren,Jr., Ashish Gulhati, Lincoln Stein, Jim Kent, Jack Dongarra and PiotrLuszczek, Adam Kolawa, Greg Kroah-Hartman, Diomidis Spinellis, AndrewKuchling, Travis E. Oliphant, Ronald Mak, Rogerio Atem de Carvalho andRafael Monnerat, Bryan Cantrill, Jeff Dean and Sanjay Ghemawat, SimonPeyton Jones, Kent Dybvig, William Otte and Douglas C. Schmidt, AndrewPatzer, Andreas Zeller, Yukihiro Matsumoto, Arun Mehta, television Raman,Laura Wingerd and Christopher Seiwald, and Brian Hayes.
Beautiful Code is a chance for grasp coders to inform their tale. All writer royalties should be donated to Amnesty International.

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