[nycbug-talk] MSNBC on the decline of technology jobs

Isaac Levy ike
Wed Jun 22 14:52:58 EDT 2005

On Jun 22, 2005, at 2:25 PM, Michael Shalayeff wrote:
> Making, drinking tea and reading an opus magnum from alex at pilosoft.com:
>>>> Unix admin questions: * Solaris: how do you change fullduplexness of
>>>> an interface? [ndd /dev/xxx]
>>> Solaris.. what's that? :-) Not a Solaris person... (but I do know 
>>> what
>>> it is .. at least) hehe.
>> Similar thing on linux - how do you do it? ifconfig gets half credit -
>> half the time it won't work through ifconfig, and you need to use 
>> ethtool.
>> Points to pointing out that ifconfig is deprecated.
> this is actually quite a rediculous situation these days that
> on so many operating systems ifconfig does not work...


>>>> * What's an inode?
<snip> :)

I wish I could hire everybody (including myself) so we could start a 
pure-research lab and geek out all day, guess in the meantime we have 
this list ;)


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