A simple message inspired by a flow chart shared with me by my friend Markham.
For all it’s humorous content, the basic message of this flow chart is one that most software engineers accept as gospel truth. There is no reason I’ve ever encountered why we couldn’t write bug-free programs; we just never seem to actually do it.
Just as you think you’ve got it right
This knowledge shines a truer light:
They way we’re writing code these days
Each program’s wrong in untold ways.