South Dakota Code Camp

Refactoring Realities: What Home Renovation Can Teach Us About Refactoring Our Code

Presented by: Joel Kauffman

Congratulations! You're now the proud (or not) owner of that legacy system. You're excited to get to work on that fixer-upper, but as you start digging in, you realize that there are more problems than you thought. Whole sections of the plumbing were created with tools that you don't even recognize. As you move deeper, you're amazed that the whole thing hasn't collapsed under its own weight. Let's dig into what can be done ahead of time to solve some of these problems and how we can fix them now that it's our problem.