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Config file wipe blunder caused deadly Airbus A400M crash – claim

Roland6 Silver badge

Re: Lack of imagination when thinking up things that can go wrong.

>But in an embedded system, the more checking you add the more things there are to go wrong.

However, you will have difficulty convincing me that this particular embedded system was constrained to 16K of ROM. Hence the question is why wasn't the absence of these key files picked up in the preflight tests/checks and flagged to the pilots.

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