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Hyrum's Law
"With a sufficient number of users of an API, it doesn't matter what you promised in the contract, all observable behaviours of your interface will be depended upon by somebody."
laws  funny  apis  reliability  hyrum-wright  hyrums-law  compatibilty  interfaces 
july 2017 by jm
'Two wrongs don't make a right, but two bugs do'
a story of how a bug in Apollo 11's Lunar Module control software, intended to work around a deficiency of the engine hardware, barely avoided mission-endangering results
apollo-program  bugs  software  coding  engines  hardware  don-eyles  allan-klumpp  interfaces  specifications 
july 2009 by jm

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