What do you think are critical traits in a programmer?

I actually mean critical, NOT things needed for unicorn/senior/super/10x. I mean stuff that you *need* to feel good and function well professionally.

I really like a lot about Mastodon. Patreon-funded development, hosting by volunteers, 500 chars is a good limit.


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