Steve Jones - SSC Editor wrote:
I think it is a ridiculous waste of time when someone comments on the obvious, like: counter++; // increment counter Really??
I blame professors are unis for this. That's the type of nonsense they asked me to write, or they gave extra credit for including.
Heh... totally inappropriate comment... I'd have commented "Bump the Counter". 😀
Such seemingly ridiculous comments make it easy to find the obvious because you don't have to shift your mind from looking at comments to looking at code, especially when you're under the gun.
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First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code:
________Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
"If you think its expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur."--Red Adair
"Change is inevitable... change for the better is not."
When you put the right degree of spin on it, the number 3|8
is also a glyph that describes the nature of a DBAs job. 😉
How to post code problems
Create a Tally Function (fnTally)