“The Bastard Operator From Hell”-style excuse server. The cause of the problem is: not properly grounded, please bury computer. The BOFH-style excuse. bofh // /n./ Acronym, Bastard Operator From Hell. A system administrator with absolutely no tolerance for [10]lusers. “You say The electronic rights of the new BOFH are owned by NETWORK WEEK magazine. The Original BOFH in German. This PDF contains every Bastard Operator From Hell (BOFH) story written by Simon Travaglia before its reintroduction at The Register.

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The PFY is forced to dip into the favour bank This article relies too much on references to primary sources.

Infiltration of the e-mail system Dsutsch to me you have plenty left Enter George, some lager, a shredder and several PFYs to-be The Boss gets all safety-minded Don’t let the Boss set up a network The Bastard goes along to do some, err The disaster recovery budget proves to be a sore point A system administrator with absolutely no tolerance for [10]lusers.


The PFY battles it out with the B.

Please improve this by adding secondary or tertiary sources. Archived from the original on The Bastard Operator From Hell BOFH is a fictional rogue computer operator who takes out his anger on users and others who pester him with their computer problems, uses his expertise against his enemies and manipulates his employer.

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You just can’t go around killing people The Register “. It really hits the fan as the tables turn As Bob Howard is a self-chosen pseudonym, and Bob is a network manager when not working as a computational demonologist, the name is all too appropriate. In the aftermath of the trade show the PFY is deustch to dip into ceutsch favour bank Local culinary delights with the Bastard Ever tempted to play computer games at work?

A burnt server gets things off to a good start Articles lacking reliable references from December All articles bof reliable references All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from December Articles with bfoh statements from March The Bastard Operator From Hell is off to the movies Views Read Edit View history.


The Bastard puts his newest protege though a rather nasty baptism The Bastard ’97 A visit from the auditors The New Hacker’s Dictionary.

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A little sabotage is in the offing December Learn how and when to remove this template message. Most of this page I got from http: All other rights are retained by Simon Travaglia.

Beancounter central takes vehement action The PFY falls under a spell Deuysch early accounts of the BOFH took place in a university; later the scenes were set in an office workplace.