death by software engineering

Adam L. Beberg beberg@mithral.com
Tue, 11 Dec 2001 16:41:55 -0800 (PST)


On Tue, 11 Dec 2001, Lucas Gonze wrote:

> > It's called job security. Ask anyone who lived back in the pre-boom times.
>
> You can't live like that, man.  Coding is an artisan job, something that
> you do well for its own sake.  That's what makes it such a cool job --
> there's built in integrity in your work.

The New Economy BS is dead, get over it.

Make yourself a critical piece of the machine or you better start looking
for your next gig now. The people around you dont give a shit about
integrity, they care about feeding their kids.

- Adam L. "Duncan" Beberg
  http://www.iit.edu/~beberg/
  beberg@mithral.com