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What's easier to read: Code or Text?

Survey period: 14 Apr 2014 to 21 Apr 2014

Given a code sample and an accurate well-written textual description of the code, what's easier for you to read?

OptionVotes% 
Code57128.14571 votes, 28.14%
Depends on the code and the text130264.171302 votes, 64.17%
Text1587.79158 votes, 7.79%



 
GeneralCode accompanied with Comment PinprofessionalTiancheng Hu20-Apr-14 18:28 
GeneralWhat kind of question is this? PinmemberJasonMacD16-Apr-14 7:30 
GeneralThis has to be the most pointless survey I've answered PinmemberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 6:00 
GeneralCode is NOT text PinprotectorMarc Clifton16-Apr-14 4:14 
GeneralRe: Code is NOT text PinmemberDon Kackman17-Apr-14 13:09 
GeneralCode and text are the same PinmvpCPallini15-Apr-14 22:27 
GeneralCode vs Text not an apples to apples comparison. Pinmemberpmauriks15-Apr-14 16:17 
GeneralDefining "Accurate and correct" and how to get there PinmemberAravol Amakiir15-Apr-14 5:15 
GeneralThe Medium is the Message PinmemberW Balboos15-Apr-14 2:49 
Generaldepends how lengthy or complex code is... PinmemberAarti Meswania15-Apr-14 0:30 
GeneralWhat I need? PinmemberPlamen Dragiyski14-Apr-14 21:37 
GeneralHexadecimal Pinmemberpcbugfixer14-Apr-14 21:34 
GeneralRe: Hexadecimal PinmemberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 6:04 
GeneralRe: Hexadecimal Pinmemberpcbugfixer16-Apr-14 14:31 
GeneralRe: Hexadecimal PinmemberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 23:11 
GeneralBoth PinprofessionalJonas Hammarberg14-Apr-14 20:48 
GeneralCode is Text! PinmemberMacSpudster14-Apr-14 11:44 
GeneralRe: Code is Text! PinprofessionalkArViD0tnEt14-Apr-14 16:45 
GeneralRe: Code is Text! PinmemberXTAL25614-Apr-14 22:27 
GeneralRe: Code is Text! PinmemberMember 798912215-Apr-14 1:57 
GeneralEasier or Correct? Pinmembercvogt6145714-Apr-14 8:07 
GeneralRe: Easier or Correct? PinmemberMember 798912215-Apr-14 2:09 
GeneralDepends on my objective PinmemberJohn D. Sanders14-Apr-14 7:01 
GeneralText lies Pinmembermikepwilson14-Apr-14 5:15 
GeneralRe: Text lies PinmemberMember 798912215-Apr-14 2:13 
GeneralRe: Text lies Pinmembermikepwilson15-Apr-14 4:52 
GeneralCode lies to. PinmvpCPallini15-Apr-14 22:31 
GeneralDocumentation PinmemberPIEBALDconsult14-Apr-14 5:02 
GeneralRe: Documentation PinmemberMember 798912215-Apr-14 2:15 
GeneralIs there a difference? Pinmemberlucanor14-Apr-14 1:39 
GeneralSome system code is inherently not intuitive .. [modified] PinmemberAndersonChau14-Apr-14 0:49 
GeneralRead? PinprofessionalDuncan Edwards Jones14-Apr-14 0:23 
GeneralThese surveys are getting very poor Pinmembermusefan14-Apr-14 0:22 
GeneralRe: These surveys are getting very poor PinmemberDan Neely14-Apr-14 4:36 
GeneralRe: These surveys are getting very poor PinmemberGary Wheeler14-Apr-14 5:55 
GeneralRe: These surveys are getting very poor Pinmembermusefan15-Apr-14 0:58 
GeneralRe: These surveys are getting very poor PinadminDavid Cunningham15-Apr-14 8:40 
GeneralRe: These surveys are getting very poor PinmentorPaul Watt15-Apr-14 14:16 
GeneralText is always easier to read Pinmembersellinger14-Apr-14 0:15 
GeneralRe: Text is always easier to read Pinmembermusefan14-Apr-14 0:31 
GeneralRe: Text is always easier to read PinprofessionalAlexCode14-Apr-14 2:22 
GeneralRe: Text is always easier to read PinmemberMember 798912215-Apr-14 2:24 
GeneralRe: Text is always easier to read PinmemberJorge Lalinde15-Apr-14 4:14 
GeneralRe: Text is always easier to read PinmemberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 6:06 
GeneralRe: Text is always easier to read PinmemberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 23:12 
Generalwell written code doesn't need explanation PinprofessionalAlexCode13-Apr-14 23:20 
GeneralRe: well written code doesn't need explanation PinmemberKevin McFarlane14-Apr-14 5:12 
GeneralRe: well written code doesn't need explanation PinmemberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 23:17 
GeneralRe: well written code doesn't need explanation PinmemberKevin McFarlane17-Apr-14 0:53 
GeneralRe: well written code doesn't need explanation Pinmembersnorkie14-Apr-14 8:24 

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