Subject: Re: DIAGASSERT in cryptographic functions.
To: None <>
From: Christoph Badura <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 09/17/1999 00:02:11 (Bill Sommerfeld) writes:
>My experience has taught me that the best way to keep defects from
>piling up in the development cycle (which is where tools like
>DIAGASSERT are most useful) is to make detected bugs *hurt* (and cause
>the program to abort and dump core);

ISTR Luke saying something about not wanting to have critical programs dump
core on him.  One possible solution is to fork() and let the child dump core.

Christoph Badura

	Anything that can be done in O(N) can be done in O(N^2).
	-- Ralf Schuettau (after looking at a particular piece of code)