Tag Archives: error

1st Law of proofreading

The visibility of an error is inversely proportional to the number of times you have looked at it.

Speer


Immortality through errors

If all else fails, immortality can always be assured by spectacular error.

Anonymous


Error detection

The error-detection and correction capabilites of any system will serve as the key to understanding the type of errors which they cannot handle.

Anonymous


Repeated errors

Errare umanum est, perseverare diabolicum (Anyone can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error). 

Cicero


Errors and humans

To err is human.  To blame someone else for your errors is even more human.

Anonymous


Passwords and errors

You know it’s going to be a bad day when you forget your new password.

Anonymous


Errors and computers

To err is human; to really foul things up requires a computer.

Anonymous


Error and data

One person’s error is another person’s data.

Anonymous


Computer kindness

Nice computers don’t go down.

Anonymous


Error handling

Never test for an error condition you don’t know how to handle.

Steinbach


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