re: Should you ask permission to write better code? VIEW POST

re: I don't have the full context so I can't judge any side, but my opinion is, even changing a really small part of the code, we should let the team k...

agree. and in fact, even though all the team was on the same page about the necessity of having that framework everywhere, it was a mistake doing it at once on my own.
regarding changes to small parts of code, again, it depends on how small, and what you mean with "changing" them.

adding a unit test, rename a method, fix a typo, splitting big methods to make them more testable, and understandable, does not disrupt the code base not the coding experience of your colleagues.

but i agree with you, everyone should be aware. about this Dan Abramov shared a very nice experience of a code refectoring mistake he did in the past

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