Software Anti-Narrative

In narratology anti-narrative denotes a narrative having sequences of events impossible in reality. In software traces such sequences usually depict abnormal software behaviour. Here are some parallels with corresponding trace analysis patterns:

Fiction                     | Software Trace
Repeated unrepeatable       | Periodic Error (?)
Denarration (erasure)       | No Activity / Incomplete History
Chronological contradiction | Impossible Trace

Question mark means that possibly another pattern is needed there.

- Dmitry Vostokov @ + -

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