The silent assassin that knows no mercy - how *coupling* chokes software (part II)

This is part II. If you want to take a glimpse of part I (that mainly deals with the theory of coupling, you have to follow that link: http://gebski.tumblr.com/post/76150235763/the-silent-assassin-that-knows-no-mercy-how Enough with theory, let’s check what can happen when coupling gets out of control: Scenario #1: Build-time coupling You’ve got a well set-up software factory. At least 20 of people constantly doing the in-house development work and (just to keep things simple) you’re constantly enhancing some software that’s offered later as an off-the-shelf-product(s). You’ve…

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