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very developer eventually encounters it at some stage in his or her career – the code that no one understands and that no one wants to touch in case it breaks. Sound familiar? But how did the software get that bad? Presumably no one set out to make it like that? The answer is that the software is suffering from Software Erosion – the constant decay of the internal structure of a software system that occurs in all phases of software development and maintenance. Learn how to fight this.

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