error handling

error handling

[′er·ər ‚hand·liŋ]
(computer science)
The ability of a computer program to deal with errors automatically.

error handling

Routines in a program that respond to errors. The measurement of quality in error handling is based on how the system informs the user of such conditions and what alternatives it provides for dealing with them.
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Scientists can then access instrument data so they can carry out remote monitoring and control and error handling via the central network.
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Advanced features inherent in the PCI Express standard include Quality of Service (QoS) via isochronous channels for guaranteed bandwidth delivery when required, advanced power management, support for real-time data traffic, data integrity and error handling, and native hot plug/hot swap support.
In addition to ascertaining conformance, the tests detect implementation flaws including pointer problems, insufficient allocation of space, improper error handling, and incorrect behavior of the AES algorithm implementation.
The list - in order of the most critical threat - includes Unvalidated Parameters, Broken Access Control, Broken Account and Session Management, Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Flaws, Buffer Overflows, Command Injection Flaws, Error Handling Problems, Insecure Use of Cryptography, Remote Administration Flaws and Web and Application Server Misconfiguration.
NET Framework Class Library, delegates and events, and error handling.
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For this it is important to know more about different types of errors, about what is done after an error has happened, and about how to support the human error handling process during human-computer interaction.