Debugging with the Scientific Method

Track: Tools and Techniques
Abstract

People see debugging as an occult art, when often it is the easiest part of software development. Debugging is a perfect closed world in which to apply the scientific method.

Stuart Halloway
      <p><a href="http://twitter.com/stuarthalloway" rel="nofollow">@stuarthalloway</a> is a founder and President of <a href="http://cognitect.com" rel="nofollow">Cognitect</a> (formerly <a href="http://thinkrelevance.com" rel="nofollow">Relevance</a>). He is a <a href="http://clojure.org" rel="nofollow">Clojure</a> committer, and a developer of the <a href="http://datomic.com" rel="nofollow">Datomic</a> database.</p>

Stuart has spoken at a variety of industry events, including StrangeLoop, Clojure/conj, EuroClojure, ClojureWest, SpeakerConf, QCon, GOTO, OSCON, RailsConf, RubyConf, JavaOne, and NFJS.

Stuart has written a number of books and technical articles. Of these, he is most proud of Programming Clojure.