How could I ever survive……

Without undelete tools? That’s the second time in as many days that I’ve deleted something important with … less care than I should have had. But, in my defence, I rarely make mistakes like that.

It’s all the other mistakes I make that are the real problem.

Perhaps this says something about humans in general. When we think we’re pretty good at something, that’s when we get lax. Start cutting corners, acting quickly without care or thought. And, obviously, that’s when the errors occur. Now with an inexperienced user this could be forgive, but for someone who is meant to be good at this stuff, oh dear. Now, deep breath and…

Undelete

Long Live Mozilla Firefox…

On the auspicious occasion of my company disabling web access for Internet Destroyer Explorer and instead promoting the use of Mozilla Firefox I thought I’d finally start the techy blog I’ve been threatening people for ages about. So, I don’t really have much more to say, but this comment (from a .net developer) when he found out that IE is no more, sums up a lot of attitudes I come across in my job:

It?s ponytail software written by ponytails for ponytails!
What next? Do we all have to wear heavy metal T-shirts and listen to The Maiden??