Re: OT moment of doubt

  • From: stephen booth <>
  • To: Oracle-L@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 15 Jun 2005 20:56:02 +0100

Sysadmin I used to know called it the 'Carpenter Moment'  after the
carpenter's adage of "Measure twice, cut once".

On 15/06/05, Marquez, Chris <cmarquez@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I believe a DBA always needs one of two things;
> A good backup
> *or*
> a current resume!

I suspect that depends on how well you can sell "Accidentally deleted
payroll system the morning before the pay run." as an answer to "Why
are you leaving your current job?"

It's better to ask a silly question than to make a silly assumption.

Other related posts: