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Reynolds 08 November 2010 21:44

What's the error on the picture?
 
I just played with F1GP when I realised something interesting. Almost forgot it, but now sorted the photos from my mobile. Check the screenshot. I'd bet the author was superstitious :D

http://amigos.amiga.hu/reynolds/13-08-10_0008.jpg

BrooksterMax 11 November 2010 11:49

Mr Geoff C - an example of lazy programming indeed :)

I think he can be excused for this coding error, nice find though!

Great game too.

Reynolds 11 November 2010 20:57

If we're talking about the possibilities in F1GP-ED, then this can be declared as a fact :)

Still it's a ql ware, that's right. :)

Photon 11 November 2010 23:17

I don't get it. He purposely blocked Thursday the 12th?

Arnie 12 November 2010 12:49

Quote:

Originally Posted by Photon (Post 714719)
I don't get it. He purposely blocked Thursday the 12th?

Course he did. Everyone knows Thursday the 12th is seven years bad luck.

Zetr0 12 November 2010 13:10

<--- didin't know that....


upon what scriptures of lore is that written ?

Arnie 12 November 2010 14:37

Quote:

Originally Posted by Zetr0 (Post 714832)
<--- didin't know that....


upon what scriptures of lore is that written ?

tis written in the book of sarcasm....;)

Photon 13 November 2010 16:35

Well, judging from the picture, there are two options.

If all buttons are default red, and go gray when blocked, he would allow no day-of-month values above 13, but as we can see he allows day-of-month=13.

If all buttons are default gray, and go red when blocked, he would allow for example the weekday to be +'ed to make the date Friday the 13th August, 2010.

Whatever it is that makes the programmer superstitious, it's not shown in this screenshot.


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