[Catalyst] Contributing code

J. Shirley jshirley at gmail.com
Mon Jun 21 14:55:49 GMT 2010

On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 7:43 AM, iain <iainhubbard at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason wrote:
>> It depends on what sort of comments you're making. Comments that
>> explain tricky code that help with maintenance down the road are
>> welcome everywhere. If you're just making comments that help someone
>> completely unfamiliar with Catalyst to read the code it'll probably be
>> more distracting than helpful to core devs.
> Surely the core devs can work with comments?
> Would having more comments not encourage more developers to contribute by
> lowering the barrier for entry?

I don't think I can count as a core developer anymore, but really the
more comments the better (provided they aren't there so you can
practice your buddy career as a novelist).

If you can't write sane comments, though, I don't think you can write
sane code :)

More information about the Catalyst mailing list