reputation system is a bit much
I agree, reputation (s) are a form of social negotiation and have nothing to do with raw code. As well it introduces positioning for favorable treatment when one should be either focused, totally focused, or at least paying attention to the code problem rather than the social pages.
Originally Posted by CaptainMorgan
Sometimes one can make half-wit jabs as a survival effort to keep going, reputations are a counter-measure to that that is appropriate for someplace that is worried about screen names more than advanced issues.
Java is a machine, it does not have a hook onto a care scale.