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To whom do you direct comments in your code?

Survey period: 31 Jul 2016 to 7 Aug 2016

Do you write comments to those you work with? To yourself? To a different version of yourself (mandatory XKCD)

OptionVotes% 
To those who would need to maintain the code86965.04
To those looking to use my code49837.28
To those working on the code with me44633.38
To my managers / team lead745.54
To the poor souls who have to review my code27920.88
To my future self1,02076.35
To my future robot overloads977.26
To future palaeontologists987.34
Other312.32
I don't write comments in code896.66
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%



 
GeneralRe: Nope Pin
PeejayAdams1-Aug-16 6:02
PeejayAdams1-Aug-16 6:02 
GeneralRe: Nope Pin
Sander Rossel1-Aug-16 21:40
professionalSander Rossel1-Aug-16 21:40 
GeneralRe: Nope Pin
PeejayAdams2-Aug-16 0:08
PeejayAdams2-Aug-16 0:08 
GeneralRe: Nope Pin
Brad Stiles2-Aug-16 2:01
Brad Stiles2-Aug-16 2:01 
GeneralRe: Nope Pin
Chris Maunder1-Aug-16 9:49
cofounderChris Maunder1-Aug-16 9:49 
GeneralRe: Nope Pin
Sander Rossel1-Aug-16 21:38
professionalSander Rossel1-Aug-16 21:38 
GeneralRe: Nope Pin
Mycroft Holmes3-Aug-16 17:20
professionalMycroft Holmes3-Aug-16 17:20 
GeneralI especially comment things like (for other dev and myself): Pin
R. Erasmus31-Jul-16 21:02
R. Erasmus31-Jul-16 21:02 
/* This line has to come here for some reason for the system to startup... do not remove!!! */
"Program testing can be used to show the presence of bugs, but never to show their absence."
&lt;&lt; please vote!! &gt;&gt;</div>

GeneralI don't write comments in code Pin
Beginner Luck31-Jul-16 19:43
professionalBeginner Luck31-Jul-16 19:43 
GeneralRe: I don't write comments in code Pin
Agent__00731-Jul-16 21:01
professionalAgent__00731-Jul-16 21:01 
GeneralRe: I don't write comments in code Pin
Beginner Luck31-Jul-16 21:05
professionalBeginner Luck31-Jul-16 21:05 
GeneralRe: I don't write comments in code Pin
Efe Erdoğru1-Aug-16 11:42
professionalEfe Erdoğru1-Aug-16 11:42 
GeneralRe: I don't write comments in code Pin
Beginner Luck1-Aug-16 12:38
professionalBeginner Luck1-Aug-16 12:38 
GeneralRe: I don't write comments in code Pin
dan!sh 2-Aug-16 18:04
professional dan!sh 2-Aug-16 18:04 
Generalto my future self... Pin
Jim Meadors31-Jul-16 19:05
Jim Meadors31-Jul-16 19:05 
GeneralRe: to my future self... Pin
kalberts1-Aug-16 23:12
kalberts1-Aug-16 23:12 
GeneralFor My future use and for those who maintain code Pin
koolprasad200331-Jul-16 18:12
professionalkoolprasad200331-Jul-16 18:12 

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