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I could just as easily say, if you are constantly using bisect on your master branch, then your project is probably a train wreck.

Yes, you could say that if you wanted to set up a straw man that is shockingly close to "we don't need to use version control because our code never has problems".

There is no reason not to enjoy the benefits of modern version control just because some code you inherited is utter shit.

On the other hand, being familiar with modern version control is a good idea, if only just in case you inherit code that will be shit.

On the other other hand, regressions occur and go unnoticed even on the best of projects.

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