It's been about three months that I am involved with the development of a legacy Java-based project. The product has been in development for about ten years and for reasons that we all know it contains a lot of copy-and-pasted chunks of code.
Luckily enough, a few weeks ago I saw this ad about a product called Atomiq
that given a project directory produces a neat navigable report about duplicate code it can find inside it. Unsurprisingly, the… Continue