There are times when I absolutely love being the admin for our group’s high performance computer. But there are also times when I would rather clean toilets all day. This post will hopefully explain a few of the things I hate about being an Admin.
- Debug Support: I’m not your personal debugger. I know nothing of the code that you are writing, and therefore I shouldn’t be expected to help you debug your model. With that being said, I will usually help where I can. But don’t just send me an email saying “My model won’t compile. I need help”. If you really want help, send me detailed information of the problem you are having. Better yet, send me a copy of your source code. If you give me little to no information, then expect little to no support. Continue reading Frustrations of a System Admin