This book could help developing “taste” for when to apply or remove certain patterns. It has helped me put some of the refactorings I do into a larger context, and given me insight into how I can integrate patterns with existing code, rather than designing them in up front. Feb 07, Mathieu Lalonde rated it it was amazing. Why did I enjoy the approach? These refactorings also reinforce the critical fact that refactoring is all about making large changes in tiny steps. But in the end all three books needs to be read multiple times to absorb all the knowledge.
|Date Added:||8 August 2017|
|File Size:||44.22 Mb|
|Operating Systems:||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
I think the mechanics are almost redundant. Sep 03, Franck Chauvel rated it really liked it Shelves: Unlike Refactoringthis book isn’t quite so useful as a cookbook of common refactorings.
I first met him when he organized the successful patterns study groups in New York City.
The mechanics themselves are generally clear, and broken down refzctoring small steps — sometimes smaller steps than I might take in practice, but I think this is probably wise, as large steps can easily confuse. Hardcoverpages. It definitely improved my understanding of design patterns as well.
Feb 08, Sergey Teplyakov rated it it was ok Shelves: There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Refactoring to Patterns 7 reviews. It has helped me put some of the refactorings I do into a larger context, and given me insight into how I can integrate patterns with existing code, rather than designing them in up front. Rather than thinking of design patterns as things you cook into joshua kerievsky refactoring to patterns program, which is what usually leads to “design pattern abuse,” this book recommends you start with a simple design first, and evolve to design patterns if you start noticing “c This book is an excellent combination of Design Patterns and Refactoring.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. El Without context advises from pattern books like Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software can be difficult to apply. Martin Fowler Signature Book 1 – 10 of 11 books.
I quickly learned that Josh’s understanding of design patterns was second to none, and I gained a lot of insight into those patterns by listening to him. This book has only made me an even a bigger Merciless Refactorer. If you are serious about joshua kerievsky refactoring to patterns development, buy this book, inwardly digest it, and keep refactorring by your side. Nov 05, ,erievsky Ahuja rated it it was amazing Shelves: Ralph Johnson Foreword by.
Dec 14, Johnny Graber rated it really liked joshua kerievsky refactoring to patterns. Yet, if you’re familiar with design patterns and refactorings, both sections patherns be significantly shorter.
You need to be comfortable with design patterns in order to fully appreciate the message of this book. This book introduces the theory and practice of pattern-directed refactorings: These refactorings also reinforce the critical fact that refactoring is all about making large changes in tiny steps.
InDesign Patterns changed the landscape of object-oriented development by introducing classic solutions to recurring design problems. Along the way he offers insights into pattern differences and how to implement patterns in the simplest possible ways. A Catalog of Refactorings to Patterns Chapter 6: Apr 20, Arun rated it really liked it. Finally, some of the refactorings finish with Variations on the same theme. But I just don’t think it really adds much to the literature on either refactornig or design patterns.
I think patterns are useful in some situations and a hinderance in others; for me, their utility factors on a large number of variables, including project josuha, resources, language, and number of developers involved in the project.
As well as the specific knowledge about these refactorings that you can gain from studying them, this book also tells you more about patterns and refactoring in general. I like the way Retactoring put the focus on learning the problem and not the solution.
Oct 12, Kaloyan Roussev rated it it was amazing Shelves: