[afnog] Another Perspective - Kentik's View on the Facebook Outage

Mark Tinka mark at tinka.africa
Fri Oct 8 21:17:23 UTC 2021

On 10/8/21 23:12, Randy Bush wrote:
>>> i hypothesize that, given any level of toolset, automation, what have
>>> you, we then make our use of it as complex as we think we can tolerate.
>>> and then ...
>> Agreed, with the theory being that the more complex we can make it,
>> the likelier it is to simplify human interaction.
> my point is that ourr arrogance and st00pidity scales to meet the
> ability of the tools of the day.

Agreed - which is why that theory rarely succeeds, and often ends in tears.


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