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"Robots Will Malfunction" Jokes No Longer Funny - 9 Dead.

by navsimpson / October 18, 2007 7:43 AM PDT
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Good grief, that is more than worrying...
by shawnlin / October 18, 2007 9:54 AM PDT

Good grief, that is more than worrying...
I hope this gets a lot of press - it should be an impetus to those who create the equipment (hardware and/or software) to think hard about quality and reliability. And whether or not it is worth it and how you arrive at your response to it's worth...

Ghosts in the machine? For anyone knowing a thing or two about CMMI, high-stability software, and software validation/verification working on that piece of artillery or ANY other armed and automated/semi-automated artillery - you've got your work cut out for you.

Best,
Shalin

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I agree
by mementh / October 20, 2007 9:22 AM PDT

Softwear for anything that has the option to end a life should have 100% reliable code.. it should have 0 bugs.. if it has 1.. it gets fixed.. no matter what

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Bones had it right when he said...
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / October 21, 2007 12:41 AM PDT

"Fantastic machine, the M5 - no Off switch!" - Dr. McCoy

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Eros has this to say to South Africa
by toulouse2k / October 21, 2007 10:55 PM PDT

"You see? You see? Your stupid minds! Stupid! Stupid!"

----Eros in Plan 9 From Outer Space

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