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Microsoft: “HACK ON TOP OF HACK ALERT”

Kuro5hin has an analysis on the comments in the leaked code segments of the Windows 2000 source code:
“Curse words: there are a dozen or so “fucks” and “shits”, and hundreds of “craps”. ”
Read it all here.
Not really surprising for anyone who has ever coded, but fun anyway. Makes you realise how often Microsoft has to code around things for backwards compatibility, which explains a lot of the problems they have. Wouldn’t want to have to be in their shoes…

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