To bodge, or not to bodge, that is the question…
In software development recognizing the “proper” way, according to principles such as reusability, simplicity, and isolation, is one edge of a sword that cuts in both directions. Many will find a gut instinct against coding hacks that don’t reach those goals, even if the efficiency they generate frees up more time in other areas.
What’s discussed here is likely not a technique you’d want to use in building something professionally. It’s a shortcut towards adding bespoke features quickly. Are there better ways? Absolutely. Worthy of your time? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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