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I hate when a fine Friday morning turns into an unscheduled damage control drill. It was around January or February last year; it was cold outside but turned hot inside. I know it was a Friday because it ruined my weekend. I was in a meeting when the discussion between usually calm people raised the temperature of the room by 10 degrees. It was emotional and driven by more than the words in the conversation.
What do you mean “there is no debugger”?
As an engineer, I am used to studying code behaviors by tracing execution steps with a debugger and by watching the content of variables. I can force values into those variables at run-time, and see what happens. Behavior drives data, data drives observations, and observations drive deductions and conclusions on behaviors. ...