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Code Craft by Pete Goodliffe

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In a Nutshell

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We've dipped a toe in the water and sampled the different flavors of programming going on out there. Of course, there are other areas than those we've seen: some well defined, others more ephemeral. For example, safety-critical software drives high-reliability systems like medical equipment and aircraft control. Here failure is not an option, and the code must be provably correct; this has a profound affect on the way you design and write it.

What have we learned? These fields all have one thing in common: their differences. Each requires fundamental design decisions to be made to suit software to them. Application-level code is not generally suited ...

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