Gateway Software Symposium

April 5 - 6, 2019

Testing the Undesirable

Saturday - Apr 6 4:30 PM

Daniel Hinojosa

Daniel Hinojosa

Independent Consultant/Developer

In reality, our jobs aren't dealing with new code, but old crufty and evil code. How do we test such code, how do we get through it? How can we surgically take some of this bad code apart and make it testable.

This presentation looks at bad code and we talk about some of the strategies that we can do to diagnose, test, apply, and finally refactor to produce something that would promote some sanity in your development process. The content of this course is all in Java and Junit

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About Daniel Hinojosa

Daniel is a programmer, consultant, instructor, speaker, and recent author. With over 20 years of experience, he does work for private, educational, and government institutions. He is also currently a speaker for No Fluff Just Stuff tour. Daniel loves JVM languages like Java, Groovy, and Scala; but also dabbles with non JVM languages like Haskell, Ruby, Python, LISP, C, C++. He is an avid Pomodoro Technique Practitioner and makes every attempt to learn a new programming language every year. For downtime, he enjoys reading, swimming, Legos, football, and barbecuing.