Notes for October 9, 1998

  1. Greetings and Felicitations!
    1. Updated General Information handout posted to the web
    2. I cannot put some things on web for copyright, or other, reasons; I will put copies of these in the rack hanging next to my door
  2. Puzzle of the Day: 1) it was wrong because the student should have asked permission first. 2) the chairman's actions were acceptable, as a full account of the student's actions of breaking in and then confessing all were reported. 3) the staff's actions were stupid; they should have secured the hole and then pursued the student.
  3. Robust Programming
    1. Go through handout, emphasizing principles
    2. Information hiding and abstraction
    3. Error handling

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