How to Be Satisfied With Your Subpar Code

Why you should stop gold-plating features

Miloš Živković
Oct 9, 2021 · 4 min read
A man satisfied with his subpar code.
A man satisfied with his subpar code — Photo by Tima Miroshnichenko from Pexels

You have bad project code. You have average test coverage. You’re not satisfied with your code.

You can always do better. You need to be satisfied with the current solution. There are deadlines, budgets, and other constraints to be met.