I never liked being on-call (slight understatement) or asking others to shoulder some of the load. Sometimes it feels like it’s a penalty for being more involved and knowledgeable about our code and infrastructure. And it definitely is a big distraction from core development and innovation.

But there really is no way to avoid it once you have a live product or website with paying customers. Somebody needs to be available just in case something goes wrong.

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