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Old 08-01-2016, 08:10 AM   #1
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LXer: Poll: How do you abbreviate system administrator?


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Friends, I have sad news. This week the editors of Opensource.com decided to make a small—yet painful, at least to me—change to our official style guide. Going forward, we will treat "sys admin" as "sysadmin." I'll admit that a little piece of me died as I updated our style guide, reluctantly removing the space between sys and admin. My teammates shook their heads and offered no sympathy.

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Old 08-01-2016, 08:29 AM   #2
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Wow... a 'sys admin' vs 'sysadmin' war: as if emacs vs vi wasn't bad enough. Please someone, Stop the Planet!... I wanna get off!


Anyway, everyone knows the correct abbreviation is 'sysadm'.
 
Old 08-01-2016, 08:51 AM   #3
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