Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 12th Aug 2012 22:16 UTC
General Development "I cannot help but speculate on how the software on the Curiosity rover has been constructed. We know that most of the code is written in C and that it comprises 2.5 Megalines of code, roughly. One may wonder why it is possible to write such a complex system and have it work. This is the Erlang programmers view."
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This is a nice summary
by sukru on Mon 13th Aug 2012 00:33 UTC
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Having strict quality guidelines, and isolating systems as much as possible is great.

However, my concern is the recent "brain transplant". Why are they doing a complete OTA software update right away? Isn't it too risky?

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