99% of programming is figuring out why you received a banana when you asked for an apple.
(And the answer is always “because you actually asked for a banana all along.”)
@aral Took too long for me to realize, that it ain't the machines fault for delivering the false result.
@aral "(And the answer is always “because you actually asked for a banana all along.”)"
That is the authoritarian nature of coding I do not like. Computer: I was just following orders, you are to blame.
Maybe now that codes are becoming as complicated as living beings they have to start accepting some of the blame for what they do and make us do. 😉
@aral As long as you don't get the gorilla and the whole jungle with it.🤓
(Or, in other words: don't use inheritance).
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