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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 Pin
Tiancheng Hu20-Apr-14 17:28
professionalTiancheng Hu20-Apr-14 17:28 
GeneralWhat kind of question is this? Pin
JasonMacD16-Apr-14 6:30
memberJasonMacD16-Apr-14 6:30 
GeneralThis has to be the most pointless survey I've answered Pin
Rob Grainger16-Apr-14 5:00
memberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 5:00 
GeneralCode is NOT text Pin
Marc Clifton16-Apr-14 3:14
protectorMarc Clifton16-Apr-14 3:14 
GeneralRe: Code is NOT text Pin
Don Kackman17-Apr-14 12:09
memberDon Kackman17-Apr-14 12:09 
GeneralCode and text are the same Pin
CPallini15-Apr-14 21:27
mvpCPallini15-Apr-14 21:27 
GeneralCode vs Text not an apples to apples comparison. Pin
pmauriks15-Apr-14 15:17
memberpmauriks15-Apr-14 15:17 
GeneralDefining "Accurate and correct" and how to get there Pin
Aravol Amakiir15-Apr-14 4:15
memberAravol Amakiir15-Apr-14 4:15 
GeneralThe Medium is the Message Pin
W Balboos15-Apr-14 1:49
memberW Balboos15-Apr-14 1:49 
Generaldepends how lengthy or complex code is... Pin
Aarti Meswania14-Apr-14 23:30
memberAarti Meswania14-Apr-14 23:30 
GeneralWhat I need? Pin
Plamen Dragiyski14-Apr-14 20:37
memberPlamen Dragiyski14-Apr-14 20:37 
GeneralHexadecimal Pin
pcbugfixer14-Apr-14 20:34
memberpcbugfixer14-Apr-14 20:34 
GeneralRe: Hexadecimal Pin
Rob Grainger16-Apr-14 5:04
memberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 5:04 
GeneralRe: Hexadecimal Pin
pcbugfixer16-Apr-14 13:31
memberpcbugfixer16-Apr-14 13:31 
GeneralRe: Hexadecimal Pin
Rob Grainger16-Apr-14 22:11
memberRob Grainger16-Apr-14 22:11 
GeneralBoth Pin
Jonas Hammarberg14-Apr-14 19:48
professionalJonas Hammarberg14-Apr-14 19:48 
GeneralCode is Text! Pin
MacSpudster14-Apr-14 10:44
memberMacSpudster14-Apr-14 10:44 
GeneralRe: Code is Text! Pin
kArViD0tnEt14-Apr-14 15:45
professionalkArViD0tnEt14-Apr-14 15:45 
GeneralRe: Code is Text! Pin
XTAL25614-Apr-14 21:27
memberXTAL25614-Apr-14 21:27 
GeneralRe: Code is Text! Pin
Member 798912215-Apr-14 0:57
memberMember 798912215-Apr-14 0:57 
GeneralEasier or Correct? Pin
cvogt6145714-Apr-14 7:07
membercvogt6145714-Apr-14 7:07 
GeneralRe: Easier or Correct? Pin
Member 798912215-Apr-14 1:09
memberMember 798912215-Apr-14 1:09 
GeneralDepends on my objective Pin
John D. Sanders14-Apr-14 6:01
memberJohn D. Sanders14-Apr-14 6:01 
GeneralText lies Pin
mikepwilson14-Apr-14 4:15
membermikepwilson14-Apr-14 4:15 
GeneralRe: Text lies Pin
Member 798912215-Apr-14 1:13
memberMember 798912215-Apr-14 1:13 

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