Top 20 programers excuses

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Khayman, Sep 8, 2002.

  1. Khayman

    Khayman I'm sorry Hal... Political User Folding Team

    The Top 20 replies by programmers when their programs do not work:

    20. "That's weird..."
    19. "It's never done that before."
    18. "It worked yesterday."
    17. "How is that possible?"
    16. "It must be a hardware problem."
    15. "What did you type in wrong to get it to crash?"
    14. "There is something funky in your data."
    13. "I haven't touched that module in weeks!"
    12. "You must have the wrong version."
    11. "It's just some unlucky coincidence."
    10. "I can't test everything!"
    9. "THIS can't be the source of THAT."
    8. "It works, but it hasn't been tested."
    7. "Somebody must have changed my code."
    6. "Did you check for a virus on your system?"
    5. "Even though it doesn't work, how does it feel?
    4. "You can't use that version on your system."
    3. "Why do you want to do it that way?"
    2. "Where were you when the program blew up?"

    And the Number One reply by programmers when their programs don't work:
    1. "It works on my machine."

    Number 1 is my all time favourite, there isn't a day goes by I don;y use this one
  2. chadmercer

    chadmercer Guest

    lol. another good one
  3. 2z

    2z OSNN Gamer

  4. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    u forgot "try reinstaling window's"

    the number of times i've heard the easy option...
  5. dabomb

    dabomb Moderator

    hit it on the nail, i get that said to me alot of the time, its a p**s take :)
  6. Geffy

    Geffy Moderator Folding Team

    United Kingdom
    Henyman, nice sig
  7. Henyman

    Henyman Secret Goat Fetish Political User

    i have 2 confess i didn't make the sig, thanx xsivforce;). i'm goin 2 fix it l8er when i get bk from skool so it don't have a white background.