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  • off-by-one error
    n. Exceedingly common error induced in many ways, such as by starting at 0 when you should have started at 1 or vice versa,... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: happily 

    happily


    adv. Of software, used to emphasize that a program is unaware of some important fact about its environment, either because it has been fooled into believing a lie, or because it doesn't care. The sense of `happy' here is not that of elation, but rather that of blissful ignorance. "The program continues to run, happily unaware that its output is going to /dev/null."