They’re all stupid bugs

Short post, I just need to explain a pretty irritating bug that frankly should have been caught by the compiler.

I had a bunch of nested loops where I was calling a bunch of boolean functions that, if true, allowed me to proceed to the next part of the program. One of those was LoadMedia(). I accidentally forgot the (), which means that I never actually loaded the data.
I’m left wondering how it always returned a true value. What could that true value even possibly represent? If this is the stuff that static analysis catches, then I can’t implement that stuff soon enough.

For those curious:

if(!LoadMedia){
printf(“Failed to load media\n”);

}

should have been:

if(!LoadMedia()){
printf(“Failed to load media\n”);

}

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