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[8 Oct 2007 | One Comment | ]

There are two documents that I frequently visit when I’m refactoring code, the first is A Taxonomy for Bad Code Smells, which categorizes various smells in Martin Fowler’s Refactoring book. The other is this Smells to Refactorings PDF file, which lists all the smells and refactorings from Fowler’s book as well as from Joshua Kerievsky’s Refactoring to Patterns book.
I’ve been looking for something that lists the various taxa, the smells, and the associated refactorings in both books, thus consolidating the tables on both of these documents. I couldn’t find one, …