Celestial Weasel (celestialweasel) wrote,
Celestial Weasel

Software gripe of the day

I may have done this one before, but it is bugging me again.

Debuggers that only show the first hundred or so characters of strings. Maybe this would have made some sort of sense back in the days when computers had 32K of memory, but there is plenty of RAM and plenty of room on the screen for my 10000 odd character SQL query, so can I see it please?!

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