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Heisenbug

From Wikipedia:

A heisenbug (named after the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle) is a computer bug that disappears or alters its characteristics when an attempt is made to study it.

Yep, sounds about right. The timeout problem has not happened once since I put monitoring into place on Monday morning.

February 18, 2011 Posted by | Troubleshooting | , | Leave a comment