I perform code reviews because:
Hopefully, you’re convinced you should make code review a habit. However, the biggest hurdle probably isn’t motivation, but uncertainty on how to get started.
Reviewing code when you’re starting at a company can feel daunting. Not only because of “imposter syndrome”, but also because you might not know enough about the code you’re reviewing to recognize anything that could or should be changed. …
This is part of a blog series on managing monorepos. If you haven’t already, check out https://medium.com/compass-true-north/repositories-one-or-many-f9da590611af. More to come in the next few weeks!
At Compass, we have over 350 software engineers collaborating on a single monolithic repository (see our post on multi-repo vs monorepo) that is home to hundreds of our backend services.
The benefits of Github that fueled the transition include: