Re: Documentation and Usability was Re: EXT3 at install..no more?
On Saturday 17 January 2004 22:35, Kent West wrote:
> Monique Y. Herman wrote:
> >I honestly wonder how people who are as impolitic as the OP manage
> > to keep their day jobs.
> Whereas the regulars, such as Monique above, are correct in what they
> say, I'd like to speak up in behalf of the OP.
> He's not been with us long, and doesn't yet understand the culture of
> this list. He got frustrated,
> Yes, he should have been more
> polite, but I think he's gotten the idea of our general feelings on
> the topic; now it's up to him to learn to "fit in".
Well, there you have it. We are walking down the road in a town some of
us know quite well, and others (me) much less well, and a visitor comes
up and yells at us because the street signs are not clear enough for
him. Of course it's frustrating -- I've just given up time and time
again: checked into a different hotel unable to find the one I booked,
so to speak. I generally find it another day (month).
But this has been a bad week for tempers here. Quite a few rants and
upsets. Has anyone else wondered if it's seasonal? Subject for a
little paper, perhaps? SUBTLE - Seasonal Usenet Bad Temper Loss
Episodes... Climatic Recurring Influences on the Internet Community At
Large (that's CRITICAL, in case the reason for the random word order
It must be bed-time...