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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • by clintp (2) on 2005.04.14 8:21 (#39680)
    Clinton's Rationale for the The Dammit Schroedinger's Google Hypothesis:

    By the time you've learned enough about a topic to begin programming, you now have the correct keywords you need to search on Google for the ready-made solution.

    Corollary:
    This moment is also the time that you determine that the ready-made solutions weren't adaquate anyway.

    Corollary 2:
    The amount of work done after the discovery in Corollary 1, but before you realize that you shouldn't have re-invented this wheel will always be just enough investment that you'll keep working on it anyway.