I am not an expert in refactoring but the book seems too old, although most advises could be still useful. Componentizing software factory and repository hubs, Using in vitro test harnesses and production toggles, Managing boundaries between object-oriented and procedural code, Using the Twist method to extract classes, and much more. I may never know until I read his upcoming book, “Brutal Refactoring : More Working Effectively with Legacy Code”, about a year from now, May 2020. You have to deal with Legacy Code every day. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. When we change code, we should have tests in place. Whenever you have to change legacy code, you should make sure it has coverage. No Customer Reviews. Feathers shares new insights reflecting all he's learned in the eleven years since that book, and offers the first detailed practical advice on the unique nuances of system-wide refactoring. Start by marking “Brutal Refactoring: More Working Effectively with Legacy Code” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Feathers’ book is from 2004. Not if the code you’re looking at is LYING IN YOUR FACE anyway. Working Effectively with Legacy Code, 1/e [Feathers, Michael C.] on Amazon.com. Addison-Wesley Professional; 1st edition (December 11, 2021). Refactoring is a safe action when you have existing tests in place to make sure the working code isn’t broken in the process. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Not if the code you’re looking at is LYING IN YOUR FACE anyway. UK imports may differ from local products. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. “Legacy Code is code without tests” If you’ve come across that definition, it’s from Michael Feathers’ book: Working Effectively with Legacy Code. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. To me, legacy code is simply code without tests. Whenever you have to change legacy code, you should make sure it has coverage. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. ... most of the book is filled with realistic examples that demonstrate patterns for refactoring code to bring it under test. What I got out of the book the most was a couple of patterns named "Sprout functions" and "Sprout classes". Free shipping over $10. Brutal Refactoring : More Working Effectively with Legacy Code. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Brutal Refactoring: More Working Effectively with Legacy Code by Michael C. Feathers available in Trade Paperback on Powells.com, also read synopsis and reviews. Select Format. After all, the code is there for a reason. Feathers shares new insights reflecting all he's learned in the eleven years since that book, and offers the first detailed practical advice on the unique nuances of system-wide refactoring. Currently Reading Martin Fowler, et al. In this talk I’ll show you what brutal refactoring is. Brutal Refactoring: More Working Effectively with Legacy Code by Michael C. Feathers available in Trade Paperback on Powells.com, also read synopsis and reviews. ~ Michael Feathers. You’ll always need to work with inherited code — or work around it. LEARN Python: From Kids & Beginners Up to Expert Coding - 2 Books in 1 - (Learn Cod... Orchestrating Experiences: Collaborative Design for Complexity. This book draws on material Michael created for his renowned Object Mentor seminars: techniques Michael has used in mentoring to help hundreds of developers, technical managers, and testers bring their legacy systems under control. 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