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how many lines is largest file in a repo that you regularly make changes to? (and not auto generated)

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The file I'm working in that prompted this poll.

11443 lines :sadghost:

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@ada there is an inverse relationship between this number and my happiness

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@ada if I were to open any of these with VS Code, I'd have to reboot my box

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@ada i think some of cloud-init's test files are in the 5000+ range, and that's a project I'll be coming back to, this summer

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@meena similar realm, this file that triggered me making the poll is for dealing with libvirt.

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@ada i meant to replace (or remove) a libvirt dependency on FreeBSD for reading SMBIOS, but i wasn't allowed to know my own code, gitlab.com/libvirt/libvirt/-/i

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@ada all the mature commercial projects i've seen have at least a few important files in the 10-20 kloc range. the largest file i touch regularly in my current project is 13k. it's in c++, the config reading and option conflict/dependency resolver.

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