Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought

From: Anton de Wet
Subject: Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought
Date: ,
Msg-id: Pine.LNX.4.64.0609050907110.6118@Amenhotep.obsidian.co.za
(view: Whole thread, Raw)
In response to: Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD)  ("Christopher Kings-Lynne")
Responses: Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought  (Koen Martens)
List: pgsql-advocacy

Tree view

Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
 Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Robert Bernier, )
 Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Josh Berkus, )
  Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  ("Christopher Petrilli", )
  Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
   Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Josh Berkus, )
    Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
    Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Tom Lane, )
     Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on  (Bruce Momjian, )
      Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on  (Alvaro Herrera, )
     Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on  (Peter Eisentraut, )
    Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Anton de Wet, )
     Training (from Thought provoking...)  (, )
      Re: Training (from Thought provoking...)  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
       Re: Training (from Thought provoking...)  (Robert Bernier, )
        Re: Training (from Thought provoking...)  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
        Re: Training (from Thought provoking...)  (Chander Ganesan, )
    Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Robert Treat, )
    Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Bruno Wolff III, )
   Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Bruce Momjian, )
    Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
   Re: Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Chris Browne, )
 Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Chris Browne, )
 Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  ("Joshua D. Drake", )
  Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (mdean, )
   Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD  (Anton de Wet, )
 On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD)  (Christopher Browne, )
  Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought  (Anton de Wet, )
  Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD)  (Robert Bernier, )
   Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD)  (Robert Bernier, )
  Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought provoking piece on NetBSD)  ("Christopher Kings-Lynne", )
   Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought  (Anton de Wet, )
    Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought  (Koen Martens, )

On Tue, 5 Sep 2006, Christopher Kings-Lynne wrote:

> How about we set up our own, community-based, "certification".  This
> will of course not be as policable as pro certification, but I say it
> would be good anyway.
>
> We can set up this software:
>
> http://www.tecnick.com/public/code/cp_dpage.php?aiocp_dp=tcexam
>
> (Runs on PostgreSQL it seems)

When thinking exams, don't think memorization. Think doing things and
getting a job done. All product documentation provided. That way you land
up with exams that are worth something in the real world.

Anton


pgsql-advocacy by date:

From: Koen Martens
Date:
Subject: Re: On Certification (was Re: [GENERAL] Thought
From: Josh Berkus
Date:
Subject: Re: Quotes for release