The hotshot Aussie pilots “buzzed” the virtual kangaroos in low flight
during the simulation. The kangaroos scattered, as predicted, and the
visiting Americans nodded appreciatively… then did a double-take as the
kangaroos reappeared from behind a hill and launched a barrage of Stinger
missiles at the hapless helicopter. (Apparently the programmers had
forgotten to remove that part of the infantry coding.)
Pournelle, on reusing code.
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