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Debugging Joke Competition

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

As the Year of Dump Analysis 0×7DA (2010) comes closer to the end and the DeBugging decade starts 0×7DB (2011) soon we organize Debugging Joke Competition with the results announced on the 1st of January, 2011 (if Internet works). Please send your jokes using this contact form:

http://www.dumpanalysis.org/contact

Winners get signed (by Dr. DebugLove) copies of Dr. Debugalov book and the forthcoming full color coffee table book Spikes, Hangs, Crashes, Leaks and Dumps of Imagination: The Art of the Debugging Art.

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Winners of Tell Your Windows Debugging Story Annual Competition

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

The first annual competition was held between 7/7/2010 and 8/8/2010 and the following winners were selected (in alphabetical order):

- Tavis Ormandy
   nominated for “windows” story:
   https://docs.google.com/View?id=dfqd62nk_228h28szgz

- Andrey Permamedov
   selected entries from “Diary of war with bugs”:
   http://bugswar.blogspot.com/

- Sathish Venkataraman
   sent the tough enterprise debugging story:
   to be published in the next issue of Debugged! magazine

All winners will get 3 volumes of Memory Dump Analysis Anthology + Color Supplement all signed by the author.

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Nominate Someone or Tell Your Windows Debugging Story (7th of July - 8th of August)

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

The rules of the previously announced competition have been changed. You can now also nominate someone by sending a debugging story link. Please send your story or a nomination using this page: http://www.dumpanalysis.org/contact or dmitry dot vostokov at dumpanalysis dot org (if a story is with pictures).

Cartoon from Narasimha Vedala

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Tell Your Windows Debugging Story

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Mad about debugging? Join the annual competition by telling your Windows debugging story (*) after 7/7/2010 and before 8/8/2010 (**). The first prize is 3 volumes of Memory Dump Analysis Anthology + Color Supplement all signed by the author. There are also 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th level prizes.

Please send your story using this page: http://www.dumpanalysis.org/contact or dmitry dot vostokov at dumpanalysis dot org (if your story is formatted with pictures)

(*) DumpAnalysis.org reserves the right to publish your story (in a modified form if necessary) in OpenTask magazines and books with full credit.

(**) 7/7 and 8/8 are originally proposed Memory Analysts and Debuggers Days. Other proposed days are 7/8 and 8/7.

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