"The incredible bogosity of unix is one of the best kept 'open secrets' in the business." - Oct 1991

Unix-Haters Mailing List Archive

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Unix Admin Horror Stories

WATCH...as the monster begins its dreadful killing spree!
CRINGE...as the horrid pattern of user hostility takes shape!
CHANT..."You don't want to DO THAT!" as yet another system is led to Certain DESTRUCTION!
TRY to FLEE...until you realize THERE IS NO ESCAPE!

Items of Interest

Suggested Reading

Unix-Hater Links

Reviews of The Unix-Haters Handbook

  • Levin Niber: (Local Copy) Unix. I hate It. Kill It. Please.,
  • Book Review by Paul Gobes
  • Recommended
  • Unix Haters
  • Review from The Network Observer, Vol. 1 No. 9
  • Review by Iain A F Fleming
  • Byte Magazine Review 1
  • Byte Magazine Review 2
  • Linux Gazette Review
  • "I feel very justified by this book; I feel that I am no longer alone."
  • Rob Slade Review
  • TNO


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