I try very very hard to write comments that I would want to read if I had to dive into someone else's code and understand what the hell it was doing and why.
@twylo I haven't commented code like that in a long time, and I need to get back into the habit.
We should start an organization, something like Fellowship of the Comment Block or whatever. You can only be a member if you can prove that you've written comments (or, alternatively, relevant off-line documentation that serves a similar purpose) above a certain minimum level.
It'd be like the Century Club in ham radio, but for code commenting. We can even have regular nets. 😉
@twylo it makes me unreasonably happy that your computer is still called motherbrain
Nice! What's your commenting style like where comments intermingle with lines of code?
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