The Code Review Mindset
Code review is an important and widely adopted practice, and there are numerous how-to guides that teach best practices. They're all valuable, but what's most important, I think, is the mindset. If a team shares a positive approach to code reviews, a lot of the benefits of best practice automatically apply. It fundamentally changes how you experience code review, and its effectiveness.
Let's compare two different ways of approaching a code review.
A story of negative m...