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My Favorite Programming Term

Posted on October 7, 2010 at 8:20 pm in

For a, thankfully, very brief time I was exposed to ‘Uniface’, the supposed ‘universal’ programming language currently offered by Compuware (in the early 2000’s). It does, however, make use of my now favorite programming term: $hits. From this source. (link gone dark) 3.3 setocc, currocc, totdbocc, $hits 3.3.1 Why should I be careful about using…

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Posted on October 9, 2009 at 12:10 pm in

Work long enough as a programmer and you will no doubt find something in the source code which is a) unintelligible b) ridiculous c) very funny. This category is devoted to these things. Found in a stored procedure: {lots of stuff went on before this point} —- Begin Actual code —- commit; –We will probably…

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