you, a reasonable human being: software is really bad, wow. maybe developers should try harder?
me, a software developer, shivering with anxiety, sublime text open with twelve projects: I M T R Y I N G
Yep. Also management is an important part of the equation. Many software projects start with unrealistic expectations. The result is low quality software, stressed out staff, and pissed off customers.
@garbados my sister is trying to get colleges to teach basic secure input techniques in introductory CSCI courses.
Over half a century after we knew (as an industry) that it needed to be done.
There's way more to be done than any individual can get their arms around.
@garbados I used to think that developers could wave a magic wand and cure all software ills
I've had the luxury of programming for a "customer base" of one (me), and between fighting my tools and feature/scope creep, I've wisely concluded that nothing is further from the truth.
Luckily, I got this lesson without all the other crap an actual software developer has to deal with.
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