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[May. 8th, 2006|12:11 pm]
Beemer
It's weird, but I find that often the hardest part of programming is not figuring out what to do, but what to call it, such that everything has a meaningful and unambiguous name...
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[User Picture]From: dr_tectonic
2006-05-08 11:37 am (UTC)
Hey, one-letter variable names have their place.

I use them all the time for loop indices and temporary variables of very short scope, where it would be a waste of everyone's time to use a long name...
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