Gael Fraiteur shares his 15-year experience in creating and maintaining PostSharp – a large .NET API used by thousands of developers worldwide. He reveals insights and strategies to create APIs that are easy to use but are also malleable enough to accommodate changes without breaking backward compatibility.
Talk will be in English.
* A cognitive, linguistic and social mindset: APIs as a human-to-human interaction language.* Key design principles of object-oriented programming (such as encapsulation, homeostasis).* Designing good APIs: a long iterative process (from initial prototype to do...