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Re^2: Greatest programming mistakes and what to learn from

by TilRMan (Friar)
on Dec 24, 2004 at 01:31 UTC ( #417227=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Greatest programming mistakes and what to learn from
in thread Greatest programming mistakes and what to learn from

Another, similar classic is accidentally opening the same file twice in different sessions, editing one, saving and closing it, and then habitually saving and closing the other on top of the first.

What I've learned is to only have one editor open at a time, ever.

What I should have learned is to use an editor which notices a file that got changed out from under it.


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