Here is an email I received in response to my essay on how to write unmaintainable code. My responses are marked with a ∇ and green type.
Example: TheFiniteIntegrationThingy becomes 00O0OOO0OO0OOOOO00OO0OOOO
Coding using KOI8 instead of ASCII (American Standard Code for Information Interchange) is fun especially when the project has nothing to do with Russian. Then again, I miss my old Anderson Jacobson modified Selectric with its Olde English type ball that I always used for assembly language listings…
Tip of the day: Always write self modifying code, and if the processor prevents it, then write an obscure token interpreter so that your code can modify the tokens.
You are unusually inventive, though I think you tip your hand and could easily be convicted of malice. Ideally, those reading your code should presume incompetence.
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