Re: SAP/Oracle

  • From: "Nuno Souto" <nsouto@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 11 Dec 2004 00:19:24 +1100

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Niall Litchfield" <niall.litchfield@xxxxxxxxx>

> consistent as in Australian test cricket or consistent as in
> Bangladesh test cricket is left as an exercise for the reader.

I'd compare it to "Portuguese cricket", given my background. :)
But "consistently bad" is more the expression I'd use.

> "in the eighties we developed our own products that were late, over
> budget and performed terribly. Now we buy off the shelf packages that
> are available immediately, over budget and perform terribly, so that
> is an improvement really"

LOL!  Good old Dave is an eternal optimist!
I remember his saying: "RAID stands for Redundant 
Array of Inexpensive Disks.  Now, remind me again: 
*why* are you storing your data in cheap disks?"

Nuno Souto

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