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Don’t Write Frameworks For Dummies

February 5th, 2009

Eric Evans offers this piece of advice:

Don’t write frameworks for dummies. [Frameworks designed by organizations] that assume some developers are not smart enough … are likely to fail because they underestimate the difficulty of … development. … This attitude also poisons the relationship between [the developers and framework designer]. – Eric Evans, Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software

Evans goes on to make the point that there’s a fine line between designing for dummies, and providing useful encapsulation / abstraction.

Author: Adam Kahtava Categories: ASP.NET AJAX, Musings Tags:

Happiness

February 3rd, 2009

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. – Mohandas Gandhi

Author: Adam Kahtava Categories: Musings, Personal Tags: