Thoughts, rants and commentary of a simple man

Shaving a rabid monkey

Posted on April 14th, 2008 in Funnies,Geek Stuff,Quotes,Web Development | No Comments »

Corey Gaudin posted a quote on Twitter that, in my opinion, sums up the feelings of many a developer that has had to put their hands onto legacy code:

Fixing old code, that someone else wrote, is like trying to shave a rabid monkey while being handcuffed and blindfolded

Amen to that brother. I couldn’t have said it any better myself (hence the posting of your quote in my blog).

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