Hi, I'm David Winterbottom.
You might remember me from such tweets as:
On your first day at the new job, squash every commit from the repo into a single commit with message "Legacy code" and force-push to master.— David Winterbottom (@codeinthehole) August 15, 2018
Desirable developer skills:— David Winterbottom (@codeinthehole) December 3, 2014
1 Ability to ignore new tools and technologies
2 Taste for simplicity
3 Good code deletion skills
I'm a minimalist software engineer working and living in London. I mainly write and tweet about software development.More about me »
A super-useful Vim mapping for grabbing Github URLs
Topics: code smells, pop-culture, blogging and work habits.
Some collected tips from over the years
Topics: development, tools and effective teams.
The nouns of your Vim thought stream.
A series of short stories.
It can generate unnecessary database operations.
The simplest way to run both in a project
A common, frustrating problem
Quite write-up of a painful morning