Acquired skills?

From: Tony Duell <>
Date: Thu Feb 3 19:38:05 2005

> This amounts to using your extra senses to troubleshoot. I can't say I've
> ever tasted anything to see if it was working (if you don't count pressing

I've inadvertently tasted propan-2-ol when cleaning contacts, etc :-)...

> a 9V battery up to your tongue to see if it still has juice) but now I'll
> have to find an application for this so I can claim I use all five senses
> to debug.

DOn;t forget the 'sixth sense' which is the one that you hope will
magically lead your test probes onto the one signal that will imediately
show up the fault or whatever...

Received on Thu Feb 03 2005 - 19:38:05 GMT

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