View Full Version : HealthCare.Gov Needs Five Million Code Lines Rewritten

10-21-2013, 10:20 AM
“One specialist said that as many as five million lines of software code may need to be rewritten before the Web site runs properly,” the Times reports — that’s out of a total of approximately 500 million lines of code, according to another expert.

That right there is the problem. Good code is NOT verbose. Proper usage of things like recursion, delegates, base classes and other object oriented approaches keep lines of code to a minimum.