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My Sob Story

Netty poestel
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Joined: Sep 20, 2004
Posts: 131
Firstly, I am fully aware that this sort of post belongs to a different section of the forum but I started out here and I think this would be the most befitting place to end this little saga of mine

I had bumped into this forum a few months back and started of with questions like " what's the meaning of ~6" and "how does one do binary-arithmetic"......looking back..., if I'm confronted with these kind of questions by someone on the forum today :roll: , my first thought would be,[ranging from] "oh my Gawd, this person should not be trying this exam at all" to "that's a compleeeeetely lost case"........but then I went for it.
With someone starting from scratch and with no Java experience at all [ yes, please repeat after me .....I do not have any JAVA experience, ] and with 3 kids at home and commuting to and fro from a full time job, which incidentally takes a 3 hrs. chunk of my daily schedule, what were the real odds that I was ever going to get through this exam. Let me give you an honest answer,

in an array defined as:-

Had it not been for this forum, I am being very honest here, the above array would have run the way it should, ......but it did not happen like that, what eventually happened was this:-

The past few weeks were quiet excruciating specially with the family getting pretty p*&%#d off [sorry for the 6 letter word here] , as I was spending more and more time with things called as 'mock exams' than with real live people........ am I glad this punishment is now over. I want to thank all the people who took the trouble to take to their keyboards answering my quirky mails , even-though
[and possibly] they must have had "God, she doesn't stand a chance" at the back of their minds.
You all...... were brave too !

All right amigos, it's time to sign off now and ....... and knowing the Gatemaster,the keymaster,the great Ostiarius shall remove this post , my famous last words:-

as to some obscure example in the Strings/Wrapper chapter of a very well known book........... "The Ranch rules".

arrivederci, Auf Wiedersehen en tot ziens
MannY Gates
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Joined: Nov 05, 2004
Posts: 57
Kudos to you Netty... I am impressed...

Regards,<br /> <br />MannY<br />----------------------------------------------------------- <br />"Beam me up Scotty, there's no intelligent life down here" !!! <br />------------------------------------------------------------
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