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Handling a Refactoring Project with Limited Access to Source Code

For the purpose of actually refactoring the code, this is not a good setup. Legalities/ethics of having done so without pay aside, I still would not even consider committing any of your changes, as ...
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Handling a Refactoring Project with Limited Access to Source Code

This is not a refactoring. With no access to source, no tests, and nothing indicating the point of the refactor, what you’re really doing is called reverse engineering. Rather than worry about how it ...
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