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Comment Re:ObXKCD (Score 1) 90

Reductionism has its limits - for example. while I have no doubt that the history of life on earth can in principle be described purely as a sequence of physical processes, a theory of evolution works at an appropriate level of abstraction and provides much more insight.

Comment Re:Guarantee (Score 1) 214

The fact that bugs are found and fixed in open-source code does not allow you to conclude that open-sourcing will improve bug discovery to any significant extent. That is the issue where wishful thinking is being substituted for evidence.

Bell Labs Unix -- Reach out and grep someone.