Longevity and stability of sshfs

Just worth noting I had many arguments with other sysadmins and bosses over the stability and validity of sshfs as a shortcut to creating a bridge for transferring files for backup or adhoc moves   The following is the result of an rsync from one sshfs mount to another (from ESXi servers I only had…

Sysadmin as a Job

So .. Today I got a question asked to me : ” why did you leave programming to become a sysadmin? ” This came as a surprise question from a new friend I have. And it got me thinking… Why sysadmin ?