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Posted 26 August 2013 - 06:03 PM

So I'm trying this exercise to vent a little steam via a stream-of-consciousness existentialist twitter feed...
 
(Details carefully obfuscated. Everything you read there is paraphrased from actual conversations had with other software developers)
 
How do you all deal with the day-to-day minutiae of corporate life?


Edited by swiftcoder, 26 August 2013 - 06:04 PM.

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Posted 26 August 2013 - 07:50 PM

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Embedding easter eggs in code. There's a few in the latest project I'm working on. Nothing that could be a potential liability. Sometimes the code/program just needs some humor.

 

The best part is obfuscating the code and hiding it so others working on the project don't know about the easter eggs, even if they look at the git logs (unless they very tediously review the logs or decide to print out just the right piece of memory).


Edited by Cornstalks, 26 August 2013 - 07:51 PM.

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Posted 26 August 2013 - 07:58 PM


The best part is obfuscating the code and hiding it so others working on the project don't know about the easter eggs

I'm reminded of the Underhanded C Contest.


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Posted 05 September 2013 - 02:06 AM


How do you all deal with the day-to-day minutiae of corporate life?
I vent on social networks as well. Most of the time, nobody understands. And that's fine for me.

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