Nathan (gemsling) wrote,

  • Music:

Not coping (workload)

My in-tray is growing at an unmanageable rate and it seems the only time I can get to a task is when someone contacts me to ask why it hasn't been done yet. To add to that, a particularly antagonistic sales rep has just sent the courteous message "this may be a stupid question, but why has it taken so long to ?"

Have music on to block out distractions, but it's not helping lower the stress like it should.

  • Stymied by a generous download quota

    All I want to do is run a simple Perl script. But... It requires Net::DNS. Fortunately, Net::DNS can be easily installed by using the CPAN…

  • Computing cost and elapsed time

    Okay, I admit that opening a file 14334 times to see if it has a line matching the current item may not be the most efficient thing to do. In…

  • Local countdown

    nathanj@pecan.local> 11:59pm [~/]: date Sat 31 Dec 2011 23:59:55 EST nathanj@pecan.local> 11:59pm [~/]: date Sat 31 Dec 2011 23:59:56 EST…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded