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On Pluggers, Rockstars, Ninjas, and other fun labels for developers – which are you?

My first boss taught me there are two types of programmers: pluggers and rock stars. It was the late 90’s, and programming talent was in high demand. I was the young gun they brought in.  A plugger would not have … Continue reading

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Some good quotes

The big question is whether you are going to be able to say a hearty yes to your adventure. – Joseph Campbell An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. – Benjamin Franklin Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor … Continue reading

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Here Comes CentOS

Take the song “Here Comes Santa Clause”, and instead sing “Here comes Cent-OS”. Here comes CentOS! Here comes CentOS!  Right down CentOS Lane! Linus and Stallman and all their c-code, making up the brains, Files are loading, packets pinging, All … Continue reading

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