Reply to post: Solved by a stroke of sheer luck

Sometimes shining a light on a nuclear problem just makes things worse

Pascal Monett Silver badge

Solved by a stroke of sheer luck

A component was supposed to be impervious to light, but wasn't. You can't guess that that is the problem - something has to reveal it. Had "Dud" done literally anything else, they would not have found the root of the issue and we would be reading about a product failure - or likely not reading about it at all.

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