Subject: Re: Lightroom Classic CC problem
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Mayayana<email@example.com> 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.
> | > 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.