The Windows Shutdown crapfest

By the way “feature” is much too strong a word; a better description would be “menu”. Really. By the time I left the team the total code that I’d written for this “feature” was a couple hundred lines, tops.

The Windows Shutdown crapfest by Moishe Lettvin.

Unbelievable story, but the fact that it’s true is the worst part of it.