Novice sysadmins

Miles Fidelman mfidelman at
Thu Dec 7 01:39:19 CST 2017

> On Wed, Dec 6, 2017 at 1:51 PM, Stephen Satchell <list at> wrote:
>> What professional engineers you mentioned do can kill people.  I have yet
>> to hear of anyone dying from a sysadmin or netadmin screwing up. (Other
>> than dropping something heavy onto someone, using a fork lift
>> incompetently, or building an unsafe raised floor.).
Military networks.  Aviation.  Hospitals.  SCADA.  The list goes on.

In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice.
In practice, there is.  .... Yogi Berra

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