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I have good relation with my boss and this happend first time, I am looking for advice.

I asked something to my  co-worker who is working longer than my boss and he is in charge of the matter.  My boss said that he was busy and I should not have asked that thing to him. I had not asked urgently, I had just requested by email. ( So he can get done whenever he feel like)  He  was upset about the thing that previously also I had asked my co-worker about his program, which I need to modify. ( I had written a portion of that program seperately)  I am little upset as I cannot explain my point clearly.

A programmer
Friday, July 25, 2003

"I am little upset as I cannot explain my point clearly."

Umm ... no kidding. Maybe you should have waited a bit, composed your thoughts, and then posted them?

What you're saying is that:

* you asked a question of your coworker
* your boss said that coworker is too busy to help you right now


I don't see what the problem is. Just do whatever you'd do if that coworker was on vacation, or sick, or had left for another job.

Ideally, you should be able to communicate, but you shouldn't be dependent on it.

Joe Grossberg
Friday, July 25, 2003

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