This is what the dev team at Mashape
) learnt from their bad experience, with an happy ending.
One day, we were taking a break after a hard-core coding session, drinking their daily cup of tea:
Mashaper Mike with his tea
We were swaggering on our perfect code base. The asyncronous jobs were working good, the thread pool was implemented perfectly, everything was perfect. We started thinking that we deserved a trip to Hawaii
, where we would spend all our money laughing, joking, and drinking. BOOM!
Suddenly our Java unit tests exploded.
Noooo! The bug…