dancing frog

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dancing frog definition

programming, humour
A bug or glitch that only occurs for a particular user; never when the user tries to show it to anyone else.
The term is derived from a Warner Brothers cartoon in which a man discovers a frog which can sing and dance; he believes this will make his fortune but the frog never performs in front of anyone else.
(2004-10-16)

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