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It's not a bug - it's an undocumented feature.
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Beta. Software undergoes beta testing shortly before it's released. Beta is Latin for "still doesn't work."
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The use of COBOL cripples the mind; its teaching should, therefore, be regarded as a criminal offense.
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He who hasn't hacked assembly language as a youth has no heart. He who does so as an adult has no brain.
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When you catch bugs early, you also get fewer compound bugs. Compound bugs are two separate bugs that interact: you trip going downstairs, and when you reach for the handrail it comes off in your hand.
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Ready, fire, aim: the fast approach to software development. Ready, aim, aim, aim, aim: the slow approach to software development.
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Version 1 of any software is full of bugs. Version 2 fixes all the bugs and is great. Version 3 adds all the things users ask for, but hides all the great stuff in Version 2.
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Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand.
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The only way for errors to occur in a program is by being put there by the author. No other mechanisms are known. Programs can't acquire bugs by sitting around with other buggy programs.
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You cannot teach beginners top-down programming, because they don't know which end is up.
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