Re: OT--How to ask aquestion, an example
Nathan E Norman wrote:
>On Mon, Feb 10, 2003 at 10:14:47PM -0600, Gary Turner wrote:
>> While Googlin' for a similar error I ran across this post. It struck me
>> as a near perfect example of how to do it. Interestingly, ESR, of
>> http://www.catb.org/~esr/faqs/smart-questions.html fame was the first
>> respondent :)
>Considering ESR wrote fetchmail, I don't think that's so interesting
Yeah, ;P, but I was thinking of this from the essay:
"The best way to get a rapid and responsive answer is to ask it like
a person with smarts, confidence, and clues who just happens to need
help on one particular problem."
I have never drunk so much that I passed out---
at least not that I can remember.