If you work as a System Administrator - or really any of the IT-type support roles - you may be similar to me. Specifically, I’m torn between two extremes. On the one hand, I have an innate (or perhaps adopted through hard knocks) desire to control absolutely every aspect of my machine. On the other hand, after spending 8 (or 12, or 24 or more) hours straight supporting computer systems, I often want my desktop or laptop to “just work.” Adding to this latter pressure is the very real and practical concern: as a Sysadmin, my computer is a tool to do my job. I want to spend my time doing work and earning duckets, not fixing my own tools.

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