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​Keeping Code Style Sanity in a 13-Year-Old Codebase



Gabi Stefanini explores the code style consistency as illustrated by the history of Shopify's 13-year-old codebase, sharing techniques, tools and guides used.


Gabi Stefanini is a software developer at Shopify who has worked on the core checkout system of the platform, bringing SSL encryption to thousands of merchants and, more recently, helped in the upgrade of Shopify’s codebase to Rails 5. Volmer has spent the last decade building innumerable applications in all shapes and colors. He currently contributes to Shopify as a Lead Developer.

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THE CONF was founded in 2017 as an annual conference to fill the gap of instituting an International-level event in Brazil, where all speakers present in English. That way we can finally have a body of presentations that anyone in the world can consume and a venue where anyone in the world can attend. The goal is to showcase what interesting new tech, such as Data Sciences, Brazilians are working on, and integrate nearby countries and the rest of the world in the future.

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Apr 03, 2018