Categories Asides Bikeshed Post author By Matt Post date January 20, 2007 7 Comments on Bikeshed Is it important, or is it the color of the bikeshed? Share this: Related Color Schemes ContestJuly 28, 2004In "General"Advice and FallaciesFebruary 2, 2015In "Essays"Essential SoftwareMarch 4, 2004In "Software" ← WP-Pillow → To Mexico 7 replies on “Bikeshed” I say, indentation is the color of the bikeshed in software projects. There’s a lot of that going around these days. In the context of? That scenario is often a result of frustration over something else, be it not assuming one is heard on a different topic, or feeling left out. Children exhibit this behaviour on occasion – often for exactly the same reasons. Wanting to make a noise and gain attention due to not getting it in another instance. Nice, that’s the first time I’ve heard about that phrase. “You! Yes you behind the bikeshed. Stand still laddie!” 😉 […] via Photo Matt, I discovered a phrase that I wish I had known about years ago: “The adage, “Why should […] Yes, Poul-Henning Kamp’s email is legendary. Comments are closed.