Mail Not Delivering
glenn.steen at gmail.com
Tue Nov 14 10:25:10 GMT 2006
On 14/11/06, Scott Silva <ssilva at sgvwater.com> wrote:
> Glenn Steen spake the following on 11/13/2006 1:19 AM:
> > On 13/11/06, Res <res at ausics.net> wrote:
> >> On Sun, 12 Nov 2006, Glenn Steen wrote:
> >> > Nope, I think it has something to do with general understaffing and
> >> > continually jumping from one hot spot to the next (networking
> >> > (switches, firewalls, VPN GWs, RSA ACE etc etc), Unix admin (some
> >> > hefty AIX boxes, a slew of Suns, a plethora of linuces), backup
> >> *snip* what are you a one man NOC ? surely you can delegate, but I
> >> know if somthing f2#$#s up it still comes back down to me, thats why
> >> competant engineers by my side are a must ;)
> > The term there is _understaffed_;-). Then one becomes "key" to
> > operations in oh so many ways. Sigh. We're leasing the needed people
> > to delegate to, but... It's not the same as a fellow employee.
> >> > The MX GWs with postfix/MailScanner/etc/etc is what _saves_ me time,
> >> > more time to qmail (Q for quirky, right:) or snide^H^H^H^Hendmail if I
> >> We are shortly about to remove qmail from equation on all our virtual
> >> domain boxes by using sendmail and cyrus, I'm sick to death of
> >> spending 2 days
> >> patching the usless peice of crap every time we want some other feature
> >> thats defaultly in sendmail and has been in it for like 8 years or more.
> >> bernstein is right about one thing tho, qmail is secure, afterall how can
> >> you exploit somthing that does nothing :D
> > Yep:-).
> Understaffed and underpaid!
> That is the sysop's theme song!
> Lets all sing along!!!
> It is so easy for my boss to give me 3 or 4 jobs, but I sure can't get payroll
> to cut me 3 or 4 paychecks!!!!
> I'll stop sniveling now! I'll just go beat my head against a server. :-/
Ah yes.... Snivelers of the World: Unite! ... Over a beer:-).
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