Coding Nagger

My name is Jean-Dominique Nguele and this is a place where I share my thoughts, whether it is IT related or not.

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Hacktoberfest 2018: write 5 pull requests for a free t-shirt

Hello Mishamigos, in a week we will be the last day of October. The day where ghouls and demons will sprout and throw one more spell at us humble coding people. The day where until the last second you will…

Git squash merge: non, no, nein, nee, na, nej, não, net

Today I will tell you why you should say no to git squash merges. Even better I will show you. First, I will explain what lead me to write this post. Then, I will provide you with steps to reproduce a problem…

Help, often accepted, sometimes rejected, always okay

Help (verb) make it easier or possible for (someone) to do something by offering them one’s services or resources Today we will talk about help, more precisely helping people who refuse help. However, before I delve any further, you should have…

Refactoring: break your code fast, fix it faster

About a year ago, I wrote a really short post about failing fast not meaning that we should not think first. Now that I think about it, I don’t believe I was fully in the right. The saying about failing fast…

God is a software engineer. Change my mind.

Food for thought while having food and thoughts I just had lunch having some Char Siu pork with ginger and wine sauce along with some brown rice while staying in Glasgow for work matters. As I finished my food and…