Bugs that make money

 Here is a find from "P", a potential bug had the database fields been used as intended. Its a big change in reporting that QA has never seen so you know it is in some very obscure code path. Something to be said for code review!

I'm looking at a stored procedure that's reporting $$ for a Revenue report by multiplying Rate * Total, instead of Rate * Quantity (which is the same as just Total).

So what we are looking at is the potential of ordering 50 $1 gift cards, but reporting $2500 for the entry. Just the kind of thing to get you over that bumpy quarter. ;)

No comments:

Post a Comment

Be nice... it's the only internet we have.

License & copyright

Creative Commons License
StinkySQL weblog and any related pages, including the weblog's archives are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.