On a related note, at some date
in the distant past too long ago
for me to remember exactly when, I had a dream...
After a long night of chasing bugs, I slept
very soundly, but just before I woke up, I had a
In my dream, I was sitting at a terminal,
in the editor vi, paging up and down through the code
of the program I had been working on just before I went
to sleep. It was very realistic. I was going through
the code looking for the bug I had been chasing the night
before. While looking for the bug, I noticed some
fishy code -- and found a different bug in a section of code I had not
even started testing.
At that point, I woke up, logged in, found the section
of code, and sure enough...the bug I wasn't looking for
And people think scary movies and spicy food give wierd dreams.
I've had lucid dreams since then, similar to this, but nothing quite as
vivid, successful, or unexpected.