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By ReallyEvilCanine (Thu Jul 20, 2006 at 03:38:03 AM EST) A Day in the Life, WTF, Unicode, Swearing in Arabic, pie (all tags)
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There are worse things than the 17s I deal with on a daily basis. Like Clever admins. Creative admins. Clever and creative admins who, like me, do whatever the hell they have to in order to get a system up and running. Mark from $CompCorp is one such admin; his cleverness resulted in what appeared to be a complete database corruption.

Luckily it was caught in user acceptance testing on a copy of the working database.

x-posted to the blog, sans poll.


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