[rescue] Small servers (was Re: WTT: 1.5G of PC2700 for 1G of PC100)

Jonathan C. Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Mon May 5 10:49:04 CDT 2008

On Mon, 5 May 2008, der Mouse wrote:

>>> Which is as it should be; computer science is a theoretical
>>> discipline
>> No, it is not.  It is an applied science just like medicine or
>> engineering.
> That's a substantial part of the problem, then; different people
> understanding the same words to mean different things.

I have to agree with you.  One of the industry's biggest problem is that
students and employees both think that the computer science discipline
is something it isn't.  People go through a CS program expecting to know
how to implement systems instead of how to design the abstract parts of

If folks want an electrical/computer engineer, they should hire one.

Jonathan Patschke | "There is more to life than increasing its speed."
Elgin, TX         |                                   --Mahatma Gandhi
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