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I think this depends on what you mean by “actual value”. A working product powered by a tangled yarn of hastily-assembled spaghetticode has a highly dubious long-term value, and what’s worse, your “average-Joe” coders might not even realize/see the value of what that “one overly-careful coder” brings to the table

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