Re: SQL Server for Oracle DBAs

From: Tony Rogerson <>
Date: Sun, 1 Jun 2008 09:57:07 +0100
Message-ID: <g1todb$2ed$1$>

> Actually you've quite a reputation both here and in the UK. Part of your
> reputation is technical and part of it is personal. You've been rude,
> brusque, aggressive, and hostile in many environments and people are not
> quick to forget unprofessional conduct and the use of insults and
> obscenities as substitutes for reasoned argument and proof. Once one
> crosses a certain threshold of uncivil conduct technical expertise is
> not a mitigating factor.

My reputation is fine; I often get a SQL Server coming up to me at user group meetings and conferences and saying - bout time somebody stood up to morgan and his misinformation and BS about the product.

Anyway, on the rude, aggressive etc... well: Kettle - Pot - Black

If you wonder why I'm rude to you and sybrand, here are some of the emails you've sent me directly to my company email ->


From: []
Sent: 12 March 2008 19:32
To: Tony Rogerson
Subject: RE: Oracle on Windows vs Solaris or Linux ?

Thanks for the update Phony Rogerson.

Gawd what a bloody ignorant wanker.

From: DA Morgan []
Sent: 30 September 2007 20:11
To: Tony Rogerson
Subject: Re: Import problems on Windows Server Microsoft Troll

Microsoft Troll
Daniel A. Morgan
University of Washington (replace x with u to respond) Puget Sound Oracle 
Users Group


Tony Rogerson, SQL Server MVP
[Ramblings from the field from a SQL consultant]
[UK SQL User Community] 
Received on Sun Jun 01 2008 - 03:57:07 CDT

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