Tag: bugs

26 Apr 2014 · by Peter Potrebic
I'm always amazed at how important the simple things are. The basics. This notion was again reinforced just the other day when looking at a particular pattern in python. This particular pattern roughly implements Fowler's Replace Conditional With Polymorphism, however the strategy by which this is...
23 Jan 2014 · by Ryan Luecke
Your code has a bug, but it disappears when you investigate! The bad behavior only occurs when you're not looking. Meet the Heisenbug - a bug that changes behavior when you attempt to observe it. Because of this, it's impossible to find the root cause ...or is it? Context Our Heisenbug surfaced...
10 Jun 2009 · by Sean Rose
Safari is defined as "a journey or expedition for hunting, exploration or investigation" - it's also a great alternative to Firefox, especially for Mac users. All kidding aside, the Box.net Development team recently went on a safari of its own, hunting, exploring and investigating bugs that needed...