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Debugging can feel huge and impossible. But all you have to do to make progress is: 1. come up with ONE QUESTION about the bug. 2. make sure the question is small enough that you can investigate it in ~20 minutes 3. figure out the answer to that question

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person (thinking): hmm, this database all these query is slow… well, can I find out if the query is using an index?

ignore other questions for now! one at a time!

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