A suggested phrase to take the place of "HelloWorld
" in the 1,345,721 places it occurs in test phrases in beginner's programs or new languages. It will probably result in more returned responses from expected contacts from terrestrials and extra-terrestrials. With HelloWorld
, everyone will assume someone else will answer, with "DoesThisWork
" everyone will assume they are the only one receiving the message and will more likely than not, answer you.
The expected (provided for) response could be one of the following: yes, sure does, yep, ok, true, ubetcha, thisrocks, send me this and I'll UnitTest
it, (it all belongs to us!), or "Greetings, human, I am Zarblak from the planet Gronk." Cherlankta, actually
that's an affirmative, aye