Survey about the impact (if any) of the deluge of hoop-la, hype, innovation, utilization, usefulness, etc. about Chat/ML/LLM/GPT/et. al. has on CP, and the extent CP coders/mavens/gurus/QA-punters, etc. are using or experimenting with these tools.
Ideas for survey ?
1) do you use Chat-whatever now ?
2) if you use: rank the utility of Chat for you.
3) is it possible former CP QA-clients are using Chat whatever, and CP QA queries are less frequent ?
4) impact of all this Chat/Co-Pilot stuff on developers/IDE's.
and, so forth ... in other words help skeptical and confused bill (off-line technically a few months), and, others, get a grip on what appears to be a pandemic of unknown structure, of unpredictable potency and/or with unpredictable risks/benefits.
there is no answer
to the question you can't ask
the nearest mirror
... attributed to bill in one of his frequent, recent, haiku-precipitating, travels in the zone between half-asleep/half-awake, where he struggles to understand if "normal" was insight, or delusion
«The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled» Plutarch
modified 25-May-23 7:50am.