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re: This sums it all up pretty damn well. Beekey Cheung writes some thoughtful articles along these lines. One thought of mine: While complexity grows...
 

+100, I read something aligned to this recently and I'll badly paraphrase it here apologies to the author, "deleted code is debugged code", resisting the urge to hoard is one thing but actively pruning dead code is another

 

each custom line of code is managed by you - maybe badly - but managed

there is hardly ever a downside to removing code
you can usually look in git to see how it was done and cherrypick the good parts if needed

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