| -----Original Message----- | From: email@example.com | [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of | email@example.com | Sent: Monday, December 03, 2001 9:26 AM | To: firstname.lastname@example.org | Subject: RE: Library List | | | This is a multipart message in MIME format. | -- | [ Picked text/plain from multipart/alternative ] | Our software company has a nasty habit of fixing problems by putting the | fix further up the User Library List than the failing program and in the | early days it really got out of hand. I've since employed the Dogbert | method of control on this; involving a plank of 2x4 wood.... | To get a specific product to work for all our users, I had to put it's | libraries in the System Library List so that our software company couldn't | 'bump' it out. | It's messy, but it works. | Programmers just don't always listen to those of us in the field who have | to keep the box working for everyone else... Sad.. but true... Those who are 3 parts PHB to 1 part experience, sure make it tough on those of us who have the proportions reversed. (IMNSHO.) jt | | Steven Donnellan | AS/400 Systems Manager | IBM Certified Specialist - AS/400 Professional Operator | Simon Jersey Ltd | | http://www.simonjersey.com
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