Time wasters

Why is it the stupidest problems take the longest to troubleshoot?  I spent about 2 hours try to troubleshoot why I could telnet into a box and it turned out to be a "z" -> "y" transposition.  *sigh*  As a side note I learned the unpack function which is kind of cool.


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