Thats the idea of libraries. Well known, well specified, well tested parts.
Well, whatever.

2009/10/13 Bobby Miller <>

> The obvious difference is "parts".  In manufacturing, things are assembled
> from well-known, well-specified, tested parts.  Hmmm....
>> ... If you look at other things
>> that people build, like oil refineries, or commercial aircraft, we can
>> deal with complexity much more effectively than we can with software.
>> The problem with software is that we've never learned how to control
>> the side effects of choices, which we call bugs.
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