Software developers have stopped caring about reliability ↦
Of all the principles of software engineering which has fallen by the wayside in the modern “move fast and break things” mentality of
assholesmodern software developers, reliability is perhaps the most neglected, along with its cousin, robustness. Almost all software that users encounter in $CURRENTYEAR is straight-up broken, and often badly.
A scathing rant by Drew DeVault, but it comes with sage advice on how we move forward from here:
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