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+ - Most important lines of code

Submitted by r_accorsi
r_accorsi (1044382) writes "It is certainly true that world's basic infrastructures would collapse in case computers shutdown unexpectedly, thereby putting the whole humanity in danger, at least in certain regions. As computers are to-date responsible for keeping such services (and after all ourselves) alive, code is the ultimative matter. I would like to know which (classes of) lines of code are the key for our survival."

SCCS, the source motel! Programs check in and never check out! -- Ken Thompson