[plug] LinmagAU

Ben Jensz plug at jensz.id.au
Fri Apr 2 23:05:00 WST 2004

Craig Ringer wrote:

>>It sometimes seems like you do it all for nothing... but 
>>when it stops for some reason, everyone suddenly realises that you were 
>>doing a lot behind the scenes.
>Sysadmin work can be like that too :-(
Yup it is (and thats part of my current job as well).

><rant>Of course, when it comes to gamers, if you gave them them all free
>Radeon 9800 XTs and provided free access to a quad Xeon server with full
>time admin, they'd just bitch about the latency on the "only 10 megabit"
>Internet connection, or the fact that it took the admin a whole THREE
>HOURS to update the server to the latest patch.</rant>
You've got it in one there :).

I'm really glad sometimes I do have another hobby that doesn't involve 
computers for the most part (photography).  Otherwise I think I'd go 
completely batty.

/ Ben

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