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First-day-on-the-job dev: I accidentally nuked production database, was instantly fired

DailyLlama

The fault is with whoever created the documentation, and then whoever failed to spot the problem whilst proofreading.

I would think that the new starter had plenty of legal recourse if said company's legal team did try to do anything, especially on their first day... where was the supervision? why were the documents so badly written?

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