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Name: Phil Regnauld
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I hate Notes.

I'm a frog that migrated from France to Denmark.

I use FreeBSD in my daily job as systems and network administrator.

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Vendor Syndrome, aka, CYA syndrome day

Been fighting for the last couple of weeks against a crateload of old-fashioned, product oriented colleagues that believe that the only way to run a production networkis to have vendor supported (i.e.: contract) hardware and software.

There's nothing more discouraging than hearing otherwise technically competent people saying "You can't run a mission critical network [whatever that means] on free software".

So instead of looking back on 6 months of sweat I've put in to get a decent SMTP and DNS backbone in here, now we have to go through a "requirement definition" and "solution decision" process to evaluate what technology and product best suits a task I've already implemented.

The peeves of the day: FUD, generation gap, Cover Your Ass politics


tetard certified others as follows:

  • tetard certified tetard as Apprentice
  • tetard certified phk as Master
  • tetard certified eivind as Master
  • tetard certified rwatson as Journeyer
  • tetard certified green as Journeyer
  • tetard certified des as Journeyer
  • tetard certified grog as Master
  • tetard certified softweyr as Master
  • tetard certified imp as Master
  • tetard certified obrien as Master
  • tetard certified asmodai as Journeyer
  • tetard certified ker as Apprentice

Others have certified tetard as follows:

  • tetard certified tetard as Apprentice
  • phk certified tetard as Apprentice
  • rwatson certified tetard as Apprentice
  • jwalther certified tetard as Apprentice
  • eivind certified tetard as Apprentice
  • des certified tetard as Apprentice
  • kelly certified tetard as Apprentice
  • asmodai certified tetard as Apprentice
  • Gruber certified tetard as Apprentice
  • nixnut certified tetard as Apprentice
  • AilleCat certified tetard as Apprentice

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