[thelist] setting team standards and guidelines

Scott Dexter dexilalolai at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 24 23:37:29 CDT 2012

start with
1) watching. See how much 'standards' are really needed
2) read Bob Martin's Clean Code and Andy Hunt's Pragmatic Programmer
3) make everyone on the team read the books
4) decide together what your standards will be
5) rock and roll

 From: Jeremy Weiss <eccentric.one at gmail.com>

Basically, they have a room full of developers who each do things in
their own ways. There's no set guidelines for how things are done.
Some code in vim on the dev server while others check code out of the

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