April 12, 2000
solutions to

Jordan Pollack thinks he has a way to fix the problem of buggy software, among other things.

Hey cool, all of the Slashdot comments on my LFS article are still there. Gives you a good idea of how much /. has changed in the past three years. If I submitted that article today, I seriously doubt it would even get looked at. I guess that's why we have weblogs.

BTW, that article got 5000 hits/month after it got posted to Slashdot, and I got over 200 emails from people who had subsequently heard about it on mailing lists. Quite the jump-start into web publishing.

I wrote about the experience in the Argosy last year.

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