This post is more for me than it is for you, at least I will have a place to quickly check where am I supposed to be going next.The rest of this post is basically just my schedule for the upcoming week in San Francisco.Really looking forward to all the sessions, meeting old friends and making new ones.
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The 28 September quiz asked the following:
My friend, Dylan (3 yrs old), and his dad joined my family on Saturday for a birthday dinner (for me, I am now 53 years old). Also at the dinner was my good friend and all-around computer know-it-all, Joel (manages my websites, builds php/mySQL apps for me lickety-split and so on. For more info, visit his website). Joel drove up on his motorcyle and walked in with his big helmet and sturdy gloves.
In the month of September (to date), over 1260 Oracle technologists submitted 14,360 answers to quizzes, and explored the library of past quizzes. Here is a selection of quizzes from this month:
I received this question from a player last week:
It seems Fedora is always a bit of work. You begin by mistakenly downloading Fedora Live, which isn’t really the product but a run-time demonstration product. After finding the product, if you choose a full installation, there are post installation steps to complete. The first time you launch it in VMWare, you’ll see a Gnome 3 Failed to Load error dialog like this:
The 14 September quiz tested players' knowledge of the Oracle Database 11g function result cache feature.
Two players wrote to say that their tests did not reproduce the results claimed by our verification code.
It seemed as though the result cache was not working for them. They are both running Enterprise Edition. One player reported the following: