Measuring programming progress by lines of code is like measuring aircraft building progress by weight.

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    how have you figured out Boeing's super secret performance metrics?!?
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    @JsonBoa are you an Airbus kind of guy?
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    This quote is by Bill Gates.
    It’s one of my favorites.
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    yet, it's not entirely useless.

    With LoC you can roughly gauge, how large a codebase is. Similar how you roughly can get a picture of how big an aricraft ist, by it's weight.

    But yeah, you shouldn't do anything else with it.
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