Day 1 Read Other People's Code

Day 1 Read Other People's Code - Read programs with an...

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1 COMP 4300 Computer Architecture Day 1: Read Other People’s Code Dr. Xiao Qin Auburn University http://www.eng.auburn.edu/~xqin xqin@auburn.edu Fall, 2010 These slides are adapted from notes by Dr. Carlos Oliveira http://coliveira.net/software/day-1-read-other-peoples-code/
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2 SEPARATING GOOD AND BAD Most code out there is BAD code. Developers CAN find good examples of code to read. Linux kernel Source of Tex – typesetting software
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3 WHAT TO LOOK FOR
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Unformatted text preview: Read programs with an objective. New techniques A new programming paradigm A new API To modify existing software 4 Find Good Software to Read for Your Projects If you want to learn a specific technique or concept, you must find good software to read. Example: Operating system kernel: Linux kernel Computer simulator: SPIM Disk simulator: DiskSim MapReduce: Hadoop...
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course COMP 3400 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Auburn University.

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