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mhudson13443yPractice describing potential modes of failure in manager-speak.
Nothing frightens them more than hearing "exposed" or "liability" in conjunction with their favorite buzzwords. 🍺
I do (and thanks for the hint).
Nonetheless, I hate arguing for that. It has already been made evident by previous "coherced releases" that a thorough debug is mandatory, alongside the consideration of a lot of interconnected behaviors for the software considered. Why do you still have to question? You asked for a time estimate. If it doesn't fit, change the specification.
Sometimes I feel is best to actually show your boss what the outcome of 10 minutes actually is so they understand. It's really fucking irritating though tbh
@-eth he should do. The thing with being a programmer that annoys me the most is people with unrealistic expectations. You have to bring him back to planet earth, boss or not. It will make your life a little easier. But.... That might not even be possible with your company, so my thoughts are with you friend!
Wow, and here I was thinking that timeline sounded awfully fast and ambitious. I wouldn't commit to next day live for any but the smallest or most urgent (and also small) changes.
@cjhowald you just get insanely confident when your life is within the codebase :(