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Eddy Vluggen24-Jun-19 7:08
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Eddy Vluggen24-Jun-19 7:34
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Eddy Vluggen24-Jun-19 9:41
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gggustafson26-Jun-19 5:49
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I disagree that programmers are absolved.

From a link by another (How the Boeing 737 Max Disaster Looks to a Software Developer - IEEE Spectrum[^]

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It is astounding that no one who wrote the MCAS software for the 737 Max seems even to have raised the possibility of using multiple inputs, including the opposite angle-of-attack sensor, in the computer’s determination of an impending stall. As a lifetime member of the software development fraternity, I don’t know what toxic combination of inexperience, hubris, or lack of cultural understanding led to this mistake.

But I do know that it’s indicative of a much deeper problem. The people who wrote the code for the original MCAS system were obviously terribly far out of their league and did not know it. How can they implement a software fix, much less give us any comfort that the rest of the flight management software is reliable?
END QUOTE
Gus Gustafson

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