Monday, April 26, 2010

GrammarTrainer demo debugged

An exception within an exception within an exception was causing problems with certain exercises involving optional articles when certain text inputting options are chosen. Fascinating stuff, I realize. (It reminds me of learning the endings for Russian numerals between 10 and 20 when they modify animate nouns in the prepositional case).

Now it's working:  here (it still takes a few moments to load)

I had to dig pretty deep to locate the cause; it took under 20 seconds to type the single line of code necessary to fix it. 

Here's where it's useful to be "perseverative," "detail-focused," and "insistent on sameness" (or, at least, on consistency)--all symptoms of Asperger's Syndrome. Or at least of extreme "left-brainedness."

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