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Can you spot the algorithmic error?

alex brady
Software Engineer, Specialty: Web Open for work
・1 min read

Buggy Code

This algorithm has a bug in it.

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(Spoiler Alert: Solution below)

This is the same pseudocode with the bug removed
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Did I miss any bugs?

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Ben Sinclair

Did you miss any bugs? Yes, the question count is undefined. For it to work in your code it needs to start at zero, otherwise the length of the game is indeterminate and possibly infinite :)

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alex brady Author

I actually just fixed this in the actual blog post yesterday. Good eye!