Slug: coding-for-failure Date: 2002-01-29 Title: Coding for failure layout: post

Whew. Big thread on Hack The Planet - over here, tangentially inspired by my post here about IDL. David McCusker has a great line:<p> If the interface doesn't support the ability to go on, and encourage you to code for failures, then it's just as fragile as a synchronous interface.<p> Have to read this thread a few times to get it all.</p></p>