Why is it so difficult to retire an unused function? (Gavin Chan) (Hong Kong)

Why is it so difficult to retire an unused function? (Gavin Chan) (Hong Kong)

Why is it so difficult to retire an unused function? (Gavin Chan) (Hong Kong) is an English lightening talk session in the online PyCon HK 2020 Spring.

Most developers must have faced a question of technical debt management – “Is it a good time to retire the existing but rarely used functions?”. The talk will go through this seemingly straight forward but complicated topic and introduce the tools to help deprecate the unused codes in Python.

Slide: https://github.com/pyconhk/pyconhk-presentations/blob/master/2020spring/Why_is_it_so_difficult_to_retire_an_unused_function.pdf

Level: Beginner

Speaker Bio: Gavin Chan

Gavin Chan is a principal quantitative developer in AXA Investment Manager Chorus Ltd with 7+ years of experience in software development and finance industry.

https://github.com/gavincyi
https://www.linkedin.com/in/gavin-ying-in-chan-43b00127/

Session Time in HKT: 6:00 PM on 9 May 2020 Saturday.
Session Time in GMT: 10:00 AM on 9 May 2020 Saturday.