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Oracle to Sell Database Hardware

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  • I'd pay them the money to avoid installing it. Even if I didn't plan to use Oracle, I'd pay good money to provide a shield against having to install it myself: it's been an awful mess every time I've done it.

    As a hint: 'cd ..' is not the same as cd 'dirname $PWD`', and should never be used for the same purpose.

"Necessity is the mother of invention" is a silly proverb. "Necessity is the mother of futile dodges" is much nearer the truth. -- Alfred North Whitehead