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Blog Archive for daniel during December 2003

No, this isn't FUD from someone trying to scare you away from using any open source project. The roots are in a blog entry that asks how you decide when an open source tool is worth the price. In Weblogs , John Reynolds details his Adventures with JMeter - Are Open Source tools worth the price? To answer the question, he looks at four items that cost him time and effort. First, there was...
Bob Martin writes, "As debuggers have grown in power and capability, they have become more and more harmful to the process of software development." We lead off Also in Java Today with a link to Uncle Bob's Artima.com weblog entry Debuggers are a wasteful Timesink. It struck a nerve because I had just sent out an email to someone to the effect that I haven't used a debugger in the last...