Work. Monday afternoon.
3:45 PM. Mail to a IT guy on the client’s side: Can you please send us 500 records in packets of 100?
3:54 PM. IT guy mail: Do you want that in packets of 100 or 500?
3:58 PM. IT guy mail: I haven’t heard back so I’m sending you packets of 100 in 5 minute intervals.
Work. Wednesday evening.
5:34 PM. Mail to the IT guy: Can you please turn the packet size down to 50 now that we’re done with the initial import?
Work. Friday afternoon.
1:12 PM. Mail to the IT guy: I haven’t heard back about the packet size.
1:16 PM. IT guy mail: What!? I said on the telephone that we can adjust it.
1:18 PM. Mail to the IT guy: Maybe you did, but since it wasn’t to me….
Like my boss says: Einmal mit Profis, ey.