Software

A gallery of goofy error messages

Why so judgmental?

"Most versions of Basic had a renumber command to tidy up your line numbering. BBC Basic would return reasonable error message during normal use of this but if you input exceedingly large numbers to the command it would just return the error "Silly" with no further comment."

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