chair with wicker decorations that make it look like an AlienAs usual, it’s been a very long, tiring, and full set of days. Too much has happened to write it all down.

Wednesday, someone did a DROP DATABASE on a production database that was in use. Fortunately, this wasn’t one of the insanely important databases. We still had to scramble for the backups and retrieve the stuff between backup and drop with mysqlbinlog. This took longer than it should’ve, but nobody had a dang cow about it—possibly because I’ve been through this particular rodeo before, and knew what to do to get it all back up.

However, Steve had to work, so Stephanie and I had Chinese food and Rock Band 3 with just the two of us. We tried to play and sing a bunch of songs on Hard. This worked out better than I expected, though we weren’t doing any of the really difficult songs.

Thursday was relatively quiet at work. I may have finally solved an annoying and stupid problem that’s been going on for a while, but I didn’t have enough time to really test it out, and I’ll be off tomorrow. This’ll be nice. It feels like it’s been a while since I’ve had a day off. Not sure what to do besides sleep in, but I’m sure I’ll think of something. . . .