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shotgun debugging

shotgun debugging in Technology


The software equivalent of Easter egging; the making of relatively undirected changes to software in the hope that a bug will be perturbed out of existence. This almost never works, and usually introduces more bugs.
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The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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