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Fault, failure and co.

What’s in a name? that which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet

Names aren’t that important, but consistency is. I had a discussion with my colleague Onur Taviloglu about the terminology used in my post Debugging: a detailed look at failures.  He pointed to me the terminology used by Algirdas Avižienis, which somewhat contradicted with the terminology of my post. So, I got in touch with my university professor Oguz Tosun, and dug through some resources:

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