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I strongly suggest not changing that word. The connotation with minimal is that you are avoiding having too much in the way of comments, and I think for working code directed at working programmers, that is correct.

Follow the thread at Re (tilly) 2 (disagree): Another commenting question, for explanation of why it is important to be minimal. (As I always point out, behind the scenes we were trading /msgs that are unfortunately not public record, and were much friendlier.) Read that and get back to me on whether you think that minimal is the wrong word...


In reply to Re (tilly) 2: Maintainable code is the best code by tilly
in thread Maintainable code is the best code by dragonchild

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