Users of Atlassian's Jira have a love/hate relationship with it. It's an incredible tool and changed the industry. But, it's also one of the chattiest applications ever written. Every little thing that happens generates an email. Jira generates so many emails that most people just ignore them or ... (more) I have a list of rules for programmers to live by. For the last 25 years it's had 2 items. I've now added a third.
Rule #1 - Comments Lie... (more)
IntroductionI used to hate Maven. Hate is the wrong word. Loathe, detest would be better words. I once met Jason van Zyl and was rude enough to tell him that I had a love/hate relationship with Maven (I owe him an apology). Then something happened - I tried all the others.