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Old 02-25-2014, 09:34 PM   #1
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Getting started - Reading code in a new project


I am very familiar with Python, but C, not so much. I would like to look at some free software projects because I have heard that is a good way to learn from other people, but there is so much and not really sure where to start. Does anyone have any suggestions/tips on how to get started reading a large project with which you're not familiar?
 
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Printing it out (one side of the paper), if it's small enough, helps.

Stepping through it with a debugger helps.
 
  


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