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Code Reuse - does it happen?   [Edit]

Survey period: 12 Jun 2000 to 18 Jun 2000

Would the company you work for rather have you spend a week or two writing a developer utility, even though one exists commercially, or do they just buy the appropriate tools you recommend that would do the job?

We chronically reinvent the wheel5822.1458 votes, 22.14%
We often rewrite, though we occasionally buy off the shelf products9737.0297 votes, 37.02%
An even split5922.5259 votes, 22.52%
We mostly by off the shelf solutions, only occasionally writing our own as needed.4316.4143 votes, 16.41%
We never write our own. If a solution doesn't exist, then we modify the problem until one does!51.915 votes, 1.91%

GeneralPoll Question Intent Pin
Blake Miller17-Jun-00 9:50
sussBlake Miller17-Jun-00 9:50 
GeneralCoding your code != reinventing the wheel Pin
Jerry III12-Jun-00 15:39
sussJerry III12-Jun-00 15:39 
GeneralCode Reuse? Pin
Larry Widing12-Jun-00 4:42
sussLarry Widing12-Jun-00 4:42 
GeneralRe: Code Reuse? Pin
Wenderson Teixeira12-Jun-00 8:03
sussWenderson Teixeira12-Jun-00 8:03 
GeneralRe: Code Reuse? Pin
John Chr. Lonningdal19-Jun-00 8:21
sussJohn Chr. Lonningdal19-Jun-00 8:21 

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