no degree impedes climbing the ladder, was Re: mysql issue

Andrew McNabb amcnabb at
Fri Feb 10 10:38:21 MST 2012

On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 12:28:41PM -0500, Daniel C. wrote:
> There have been a few "wtf" moments - for
> example, when I realized that my TA had never actually touched
> production code or worked with a professional software development
> team - but overall the experience has been positive.

Why would you expect a TA (a fellow student) to have spent time in
industry?  Internships are great, but encountering a student who hasn't
done one doesn't seem like a "wtf moment" to me.

Andrew McNabb
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