I was just looking at an article about an expedition on Eiger.
I came across this picture.
Is this setup right?
For more info on the expedition: http://www.markseaton.com/stories/eiger.htm
Kudos to the team :)
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I couldn't have come up with a better example of "how carabiners should never be used" if I tried!
In fact, the most likely explanation for that picture is either such a deliberate bad example, or a joke.
A quite likely incomplete list:
If it is load bearing, then hell no. This is a mess of cross- and ring-loading, which will break the biners.
If it is just a material storage placement, then it is simply confusing. And of what I know about the Eiger, when you find a good placement, you will never ever only use it for hanging up your gear, always for protection.
So all in all more information about the context would be needed to make a definitive answer, but I cannot imagine why this should be legit.
Edit: Unfortunately the pictures in the link given in the question are probably not in chronological order, so there is no information extractable about when or where this photo was taken.