From: nospam <nospam@nospam.invalid>
Subject: Re: Lightroom Classic CC problem
Full headers:
Path: news.netfront.net!goblin2!goblin1!goblin.stu.neva.ru!eternal-september.org!feeder.eternal-september.org!reader02.eternal-september.org!.POSTED!not-for-mail
From: nospam <nospam@nospam.invalid>
Newsgroups: rec.photo.digital
Subject: Re: Lightroom Classic CC problem
Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 13:19:57 -0500
Organization: A noiseless patient Spider
Lines: 51
Message-ID: <060220181319570370%nospam@nospam.invalid>
References: <fe6i7dl6hqtfdrk4jberf3gqd5mj0r4mfi@4ax.com> <p5cipj$o45$1@dont-email.me> <fdu2vmFeuv1U1@mid.individual.net> <p5cre2$pc5$1@dont-email.me>
Mime-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit
Injection-Info: reader02.eternal-september.org; posting-host="f313d2e0ce2edb2e2e0daa63d5259352";
logging-data="20474"; mail-complaints-to="abuse@eternal-september.org";posting-account="U2FsdGVkX18XsJ+GmVCeyO75ORM0VI/E"
User-Agent: Thoth/1.9.0 (Mac OS X)
Cancel-Lock: sha1:dh2ZT4A98eUHN4vldC08mkzI1DQ=
Print Article
Forward Article
In article <p5cre2$pc5$1@dont-email.me>, Mayayana<mayayana@invalid.nospam> wrote:

> | >   With Win10, you're running one of the test machines
> | > without getting paid for your trouble.
> |
> | True, but who would volunteer to work for a company like Microsoft
> | without getting paid?
> 
>    You'd be surprised. I know I am. :)
>    Even with Win10 there are "early adopters" who are
> thrilled to get the latest version before anyone else
> and to imagine they're getting a pat on the head.

they're not working for microsoft.

>    Before Win10 there was no shortage of beta testers.

that's no different now.

> They feel important making bug reports. And if they
> write software then beta testing gives them early access
> to test their own product. Though that second reason
> doesn't hold water. There's little benefit in testing on
> a system that's still subject to change.

false.




> | >   But it is worth searching. You'll find out a lot more
> | > that way then by looking specifically in Adobe forums
> | > or photo newsgroups, especially given that you don't
> | > know where the problem is coming from.
> |
> | Windows?
> 
>    Windows. Printer drivers. Adobe software. Or 100
> other things. I once wrote a program that kept closing
> as soon as it started. I couldn't figure out why.

then you're not very good at writing or debugging software.

> It turned out the problem was that I was enumerating printer
> fonts at startup and if there was no printer connected
> that caused a crash without error. The problem is not
> always with the software that's crashing, and when it is
> the cause may be unexpected.

in other words, your bug.