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Pictures from a developer’s life

Yesterday I stumbled upon this collection on a Spanish blog and almost cried with laughter… So I translated it and posted here. Do you find yourself in any of these situations? 🙂

EDIT: As I later found out, the pictures are originally from blogs The coding love (en) and Les joies du code (fr).

When I show the boss that I have finally fixed this bug

When the project manager enters the office

When I’m deploying code to production

When I try to fix a bug at 3 in the morning

When my regex returned exactly what I expected

When a friend of mine asks me to fix his website built with Joomla

When I’m told that the module on which I have worked all the week will never be used

When the code that I have not tested on dev works perfectly in production

When the sales people announce they have sold our product to the customer

When I apply a new CSS for the first time

When sysadmin finally gives us the root access

When I launch my script for the first time after several hours of development

When I go off for the weekend while everyone else is still trying to fix bugs

When the app goes into beta and the first bug reports arrive

When the boss is looking for someone to urgently fix a difficult bug

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