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Raphael Habereder

I hope this qualifies, as it will haunt me for the rest of my career.

"Developers are the only People that can make a Linux Machine Kernel Panic by just rebooting wrong"

Context: An Ex-Army Coworker from OPS said that, after I proudly demonstrated my "Zero-Downtime Patch and Upgrade" Ansible Playbook on a SLES11 test farm, which resulted in quite a lot of downtime.

Source: "Colonel Panic" (me...)

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Sebastian Author

I'm sure Murphy would have had quite a laugh ;) We have all been there, and we have all learned a great deal from it. 🤣👍