[webkit-dev] Comments in the code (Was Please include function-level comments in change log entries)

Ryosuke Niwa rniwa at webkit.org
Thu Jul 12 10:53:13 PDT 2012

On Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at 10:43 AM, Stephen Chenney <schenney at chromium.org>wrote:

> As several people have shown, it is quite easy to come up with a formula
> that shows the cost of maintaining comments is much lower than the cost of
> living without.

I object to that conclusion. I've never seen any scientifically sound data
posted on this thread either for or against having comments. Furthermore,
just because we can come up with a formula doesn't mean that the formula
models the nature of the world well.

- Ryosuke
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