can some one help a newbie?

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at
Sun Aug 22 18:44:20 CEST 1999

Phil Hunt <philh at> wrote:
> The idea that a company would employ someone, who can't
> really code, as a sysadmin is IMO frightening. Unless they
> don't care whether their computer system works, of course.


a friend working for a big consultancy firm claims
they're handing out the following questionnaire to
anyone who happens to walk by outside their

1. have you ever seen a computer: yes/no

2. if you answered yes, have you seen a
computer in real life (and not just on tv,
in a magazine, etc): yes/no

one yes and you get a job, two yes and you're
hired as an expert consultant.


also see:


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