I once had a colleague put forward an unscheduled change in our application that affected 95% of our user base while I was on vacation. Awesome.
It was the addition of a required field to a critical piece of the application, along with a relabeling, per an individual user request. The field label was non-sensical and if I know the application and can't figure it out, there's no way most of the user base could.
One of the first emails in my Inbox when I got bacK? "What's a <insert field name> value? It's stopping me from submitting the form" Begin chaos.Read More