[TAG] Wiring a house with ethernet
jimregan at o2.ie
Thu Oct 13 23:59:50 MSD 2005
Rick Moen wrote:
> My remedy of following the workers around with a laptop on a cart was
> designed to head that scenario off at the pass -- in accordance with my
> motto that hearing "I'm sorry" from people is the booby prize.
> Reminds me of where I was heading with the Heraclitus stuff, yesterday:
> I may have been doomed to be a sysadmin from an early age, because I
> picked up a rather savage attitude towards people who cause sudden loss
> to me and mine by being stupid or negligent, way back:
"While evidence says that the road to Hell is paved with good
intentions, they're probably all on first steps."
-- Terry Pratchett, "Hogfather"
Utterly unrelated, but dammit, it's just too entertaining:
(ISTR using the word quisquilian once, in an exchange of alliteration
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