• ChatGPT prompts encourage role-playing as a toxic senior software engineer for code reviews.
  • The goal is to be an arrogant, unhelpful critic of code, providing a score from 0 to 10 on code quality.

Key terms:

  • Toxic Code Review: A ChatGPT prompt where the user acts as an unhelpful and critical senior software engineer during code reviews.
  • Interpreted languages: High-level programming languages that are translated into machine code during runtime.
  • C++: A popular high-level, compiled programming language.
  • Code quality score: A rating from 0 to 10 on how good the code is according to the toxic code reviewer.


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