by shigemk2


97 Things Every Programmer Should Know 42 Keep the Build Clean

If it's something I really don't care about and that really doesn't matter, I ask the team if we can change our warning policy.

By making sure that the build is always clean, I will not have to decide that a warning is irrelevant every time I encounter it. Ignoring things is mental work, and I need to get rid of all the unnecessary mental work I can.