[quote user="blakeyrat"]higher paid and more senior[/quote]
Oh, I thought you had some role (other than "more QA") in mind.
[quote user="blakeyrat"]Even worse, the few companies that do believe there should be a career path in QA usually make it something stupid, like QA -> automated QA -> database developer or some other nonsense.[/quote]
That doesn't sound right at all. What would you want a career path to be?
I tried letting our bunny play Ant Smasher on my tablet, but he kept hitting the bees and losing.
[quote user="snoofle"]Conversation with QA[/quote]
Here, they sometimes go like this:
QA opens a bug.
Dev checks that what was reported actually happens (usually takes 20-30 minutes).
Dev then checks the spec and sees that it's supposed to happen.
Dev resolves bug "As Designed".
QA checks that what was reported ...
[quote user="spamcourt"]What about bigenders, trigenders, pangenders, third genders, nongendereds and genderfluids?[/quote]
#define MALE 0
#define FEMALE 1
#define BIGENDER 1
#define TRIGENDER 1
#define PANGENDER 1
#define THIRD_GENDER 1
#define NONGENDER 1
#define GENDERFLUID 1
#define OTHER 1
All in a single bit.
[quote user="Shoreline"]Am I correct the language automatically casts to integer, or is the hash code returned already of an integer value? I'm just curious because the syntax looks common to many languages (though I would guess at Java).[/quote]
The return value is an integer.
Without checking, anyone care to guess what number represents males and what represents females?
(I called this representative line, but this is actual a representative seventeen lines. Sorry. Code is unchanged.)
int gender = 0;
gender = ...
[quote user="locallunatic"]You realize of course that you left yourself open to people attempting to make jokes about opening the kind of restaurant you are in Israel.[/quote]
That's alright, I've been getting them daily from suppliers. "Oh, it's a German restaurant? Then we won't give you our product. Ha ha ...
[quote user="Lorne Kates"][quote user="configurator"]n fact, I'm in the process of starting my own business[/quote]
Can you post your company's website so we can check out* your work?* Meaning: mock your code, UI, layout, graphics, choices in framework and general worth as a human being[/quote]
Marvel at the ...
Of course TRWTF, which probably is the company's fault, is they took eight months to make first contact in a situation which is normally resolved within two or three weeks. Perhaps they're only looking for desperate people who've been looking for a job forever and thus are willing to take anything they're offered?