Read it. Now read it again.

This is a reminder to myself, really.

Hello, me. When you get a bug report, please read it. All the way through. Then read it again.

I caught myself out again this morning, diving in with a preconceived idea of what the problem was, and spending an age slowly stepping through the code before noticing the code I was looking at was working exactly as it should. What I thought the bug report said was “When you early exit combat under a winning condition, you are shown the combat lost summary screen”. What the bug report actually said was “When you early exit combat under a winning condition, the confirmation dialog will warn you of a loss, but then you are shown the combat won summary screen”.

More haste, less speed. Who’d have thought?

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