Code Evasion

@article{Holzmann2015CodeE,
  title={Code Evasion},
  author={Gerard J. Holzmann},
  journal={IEEE Software},
  year={2015},
  volume={32},
  pages={77-80}
}
Programs sometimes tend to lose their structure and clarity through the addition of error handling. Often, more than half of a code base ends up dedicated to various types of error detection and recovery, obscuring the nominal control flow that defines the basic structure. The challenge in writing reliable code is to find ways to remove code from an application by simplifying and generalizing, rather than continuing to add more. 

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