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GoForSmoke

Silly me, I thought I'd need an underlying OS to abort to!
But then when I write code, I expect users to make the occasional error... since 1980.
I find it harder to express logic in English than in Code.
Sometimes an example says more than many times as many words.

Nick Gammon

Look on the bright side. Users expect programmers to make the occasional error, too. :)

PaulS

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Users expect programmers to make the occasional error, too.

And I never disappoint them.

GoForSmoke

From the OLD (it was old in 85) Programmer's Joke Sheet:

Users should not complain about the code they get. They are lucky to get anything at all.

1980 is when I started writing programs for engineers. Error handling became a must!
I find it harder to express logic in English than in Code.
Sometimes an example says more than many times as many words.

robitabu


Users should not complain about the code they get. They are lucky to get anything at all.


Priceless!!! :D

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