October 3, 2019

Bulk delete TODO comments (scary!)

Jesse Piascik @saxmanjes

I decided to tackle the one feature I've been avoiding because of risk and complexity. Deleting TODO comments in bulk. Sometimes you have to do the hard things to move your product forward.

The way it works in imdone, is the user filters their board and clicks the red trashcan button next to the filter input in the header. After you confirm, imdone finds all the associated TODO comments in your code and removes them.

If you're a developer, you know why this is scary. But it's done and in the hands of users for almost two weeks with no issues so far.

So I dare you to show me how it doesn't work with your code. If it's a valid issue, I'll fix it in no less than a week or you get a free license!

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