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glennPattonWork31-Mar-24 8:51
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jmaida1-Mar-24 16:26
jmaida1-Mar-24 16:26 
I did some programming for a German Engineering Company. I quickly learned that clarity of error messages counted alot and for good reason as many of the users were not engineers and were just average folks.
"Gemütlichkeit" was their catch phrase for "user friendly" software at the time (80-90's).
Language can be a tricky thing, at times.
Once I was in large German department store during holiday. It was quite crowded. Waiting in a line some folks broke up the line by wandering through. I could not think of the German phrase for "excuse me there is a line here", so I blurted out "Achtung" (attention). The crowd parted like the Red Sea. My German companion laughed and said they thought I was a policeman directing them to "make way". Live and learn.
Bottom line, "error messages are quite important".
"A little time, a little trouble, your better day"
Badfinger

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