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Bug Databases - Software Debugging

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    So, when you are managing a successful product,
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    you will get many of these bug reports,
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    and you must make sure that no bug report ever gets lost
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    and also that all these bug reports eventually get handled in finite time.
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    Before that you'll have to store these problem reports somewhere
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    that you can classify them, mark them, and evaluate them.
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    This is the talk of a problem database.
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    Simply speaking, a problem database holds all problems
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    that ever occurred with some product.
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    Whenever somebody reports a problem,
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    either though an automatic means or as a regular user,
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    all of these problems get stored in the problem database.
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    You may wonder how many of these bug reports
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    end up with large companies over time.
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    Actually, these problem databases are huge.
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    I don't know how this is for Apple,
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    but I've been the first non-Microsoft researcher ever to peek into
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    the problem database of Microsoft.
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    I can't tell you exact number of bug reports that are in there,
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    but if you consider that Microsoft has sold 450 million
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    of Windows 7 licenses.
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    If every user just experiences one such crash per month,
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    that's more than 37 million bug reports each year.
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    This is only from people who actually click on the send button.
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    I guess there's a number of people who run Microsoft
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    but don't have a proper licence and prefer not to tell Microsoft
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    about their problems.
Title:
Bug Databases - Software Debugging
Team:
Udacity
Project:
CS259 - Software Debugging
Duration:
01:45
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