March 15, 2004 at 10:11 pm #12489
The government has tried for years to legislate rules and laws – against or prevent stupidity – but it never works.
The same can be said about computer software too !
I try to write smarter / better code – but if the user insists on doing ” DEL *.* ” and after the warning, still says YES – then what do you expect from me?. At some point (as in life) we must take responsibility for our own actions. BUT It is also for the same reasons we have backups and a recycle bin, because accidents DO happen !!
Often the client is – his/her’s own worst enemy !
> I prefer the shell and try to teach my clients the various options available. The only item that really concerns me is the option to turn off Crash Recovery.