April 19, 2021 Ted Holt
Next to Barbara Morris, the F15 key seems to be the RPG programmer’s best friend. I do not like duplicated source code, but for years I have been finding it everywhere. Sometimes I find the same source code in multiple source members. Sometimes I find the same source code two or more times in a single source member. If you’ve been programming in an IBM i shop for more than two hours, you know what I’m talking about.
As I wrote three years ago in this august publication, duplicated source code is bad because it embodies the WET principle, …Read more