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Memory Dump Analysis Anthology, Volume 7 by Dmitry Vostokov

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Debugging Slang

LoL

LoL - Law of Large

Example: Q. How did you resolve this support case? A. By a LoL number!

Explanation: The more support incidents you get, the larger their tracking numbers become. So at some stage the law of large numbers comes into effect: there is always a similar incident in the past. Don't confuse with LOL73.

Watching a Movie

Watching a Movie - Watching the prodigious output of some debugging commands and scripts in real time.

Examples: Watching the output of !process 0 3f WinDbg command. Watching the output of user stack trace database and breaking in when it becomes uniform.

PonOS

PonOS - Earlier stages of OS development (from Ancient Greek ponos74, ordeal).

Typology, Typological

Typology - logic of typos in software. ...

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