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Often times if something needs to be rewritten, it means that the feature became popular enough that it needs to scale up. It is not a bad problem to have.

Even well written code might not scale or be flexible to changing requirements. The feature could even be removed. The effort it took paying off tech debt prematurely would have been a waste.

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