[ale] Philosophical question

Byron A Jeff byron at cc.gatech.edu
Tue Feb 10 09:46:53 EST 2004

On Tue, Feb 10, 2004 at 08:36:07AM -0600, Jerald Sheets wrote:
> Hey folks.  
> Philosophical question for you...
> If you were offered 40% more a year to do the work of an applications
> admin (i.e. no root access), would you take it?
> i told a recruiter that money wasn't really important in the relo I'm
> trying to accomplish and then he came back with a high enough number i
> can't ignore him. 
> so that's the question, would *you* give up root access for a pile of
> cash?

It all depends on who does have root access. If it's someone you can work with
then it should be no problem. However if it's a BOFH that constantly stomps 
on your very last nerve on a dialy basis, then probably no amount of cash
could be worth it.


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