Course code: NIELSEN-1
  • Years with company: 11
  • Years programming: 20
  • Primary programming language: C
  • Other programming languages: C++
  • Unit test harnesses: none
  • Something else: Been working at Nielsen for 12 years.
  • Test practice now: Manually using unit tests that are created to verify correct code functionality and that requirements are met.
  • Target system: Linux OS on mulitiple hardware platforms.
  • Dev tools: Eclipse, gcc, gdb, gdbserver
  • Build time: 11-30 seconds
  • Coding standard: Our team doesn't really adhere to a standard.
  • Function too long: Becomes hard to follow.
  • Code reviews: Code reviews conduected using ReviewBoard.
  • Code time: 50
  • Test time: 20
  • Debug time: 30
  • Favorite thing about dev: Writing code watching it run.
  • Least favorite thing about dev: Impossible deadlines and expectations.
  • Tdd knowledge: Nothing yet.
  • Why are you attending: Hoping it will help facilitate faster and more reliable testing in the future.
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