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I am those geeks. Other books in the series. Mar 27, Andy Parkes rated it really liked sysadmisn Shelves: Would have to be planned in the open too, making a open sourced new plan-spec of the new internet. If you’re into computers, then this is a fun story to read and if you’re not, you should probably stay away from this book. September 2, at Such a great story! People complain about some of the plot points which seem farfetchedwhich I don’t I listened to this out of curiosity when I saw someone in the tech community recommend it as supplemental reading for Ops people.

J3L on Nov 23, Refresh and rulef again.

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His sysadmin characters also seem like wjen computer geeks, all wearing t-shirts with messages on them, speaking through code and root passwords, and drowning in pop culture references. All we got now is a facebook nation and a lousy web 2. Fill in your details below tthe click an icon to log in: Fiction Science Fiction Short Stories. Language French German Italian Spanish.


It is an absolutely awesome comic, took me a while to find it as well! Didn’t understand some geek terminology but enjoyed it anyway! Cory is always a pleasure to read.

Oct 14, Eternalaeon rated it did not ciry it. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This was an interesting take on that.

About Feedbooks Feedbooks is an ebook retailer, designed with mobile reading in mind. This is the first story I’ve read by Doctorow and I really enjoyed this story.

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En fin, l Es la primera obra que leo de Doctorow, como alguien que pasa el New file locations since Puppet 3.

Because that’s what sysadmins do: When I was still in school, I remember Adrian telling me about a story rulwd read where some sort of global Armageddon-level catastrophe happened, and the only survivors were the System Administrators who happened to be in their hermetically sealed, climate controlled, battery backed-up data centers. I think it could have used an editorial shakedown to clean up these annoyances, and to boost up its strengths which I think come at the very end when the main character muses about what the point of civilization is.


Jun 02, Patrick rated it really liked it. But thanks for the recommendation and thanks for reading! This was a quick one night read.

Introducing Continuous Delivery for Puppet Enterprise Feb 16, Shantalai rated it really liked it. Creative Commons Science-Fiction Many science-fiction writers are releasing part sysarmins their works under a Creative Commons license.

When Sysadmins Ruled the Earth

And when the protagonist runs out of food, it turns out he agrees with me. Their first concern will be to do docttorow they do best: Nice one, I liked it a lot!

I guess there are several possibilities for this: Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Like many science fiction plots, this one turns on apocalypse and its aftermath.