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When Rewriting an App Actually Makes Sense

May 22nd, 2010 05:40 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

vlangber writes “Joel Spolsky wrote a famous blog post back in 2000 called ‘Things You Should Never Do, Part I,’ where he wrote the following: ‘[T]he single worst strategic mistake that any software company can make: They decided to rewrite the code from scratch.’ Here is a story about a software company that decided to rewrite their application from scratch, and their experiences from that process.”

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