Magic Strings

Magic Strings

Magic strings are string values that are specified directly within application code that have an impact on the application’s behavior. Frequently, such strings will end up being duplicated within the system, and since they cannot automatically be updated using refactoring … Continued
Static Cling

Static Cling

Static Cling is a code smell used to describe the undesirable coupling introduced by accessing static (global) functionality, either as variables or methods. This coupling can make it difficult to test or modify the behavior of software systems. Consider the … Continued