Monthly Archives: February 2015

On Software: Check for errors and don’t fail (too) silently


While I was running the old-but-still-officially-current version 1.1.0 of RandFill recently (to analyze a change between that version and the 1.2.x branch), I stumbled upon a strange behaviour: Running it on a freshly installed Windows XP (32-bit) system and also on a freshly installed Windows 7 (64-bit), everything was OK. Starting it on a different… »»»