Blaming the unknown - constructive approach to technology
By Giuseppe Maxia (gmax)
Date: Thursday, 22 October 2009 12:40
Duration: 20 minutes
Target audience: Any
Tags: better coding community database development rants regexp spots weak xml
If you don't know them, they will hurt you. No matter how expert you are, there are holes in your knowledge, and when things go wrong you usually blame what you know the least. So the culprit could be that database, the regular expression engine, the XML parser, the thread engine. What if the problem is between the chair and the keyboard instead?
This talk will give you some general insight on the art of software development, encouraging users to rant less and improve their own practice.