Re: When you're a rank noob (was Re: Old Computer Parts)
> Then that's what you say at the beginning of your email. :)
> These two quotes are guaranteed to garner sympathy:
> "I'm a noob and I don't know enough to know where to begin
> to look."
> "Internet access is flaky, slow and expensive."
Differs from list to list, I guess. In the days when I was still learning
Red Hat, just being a noob meant you were flamed, regardless. The
unwritten rule regarding noobs seemed to be:
Read his question
If he's still on the list, tell him to RTFM (even if he already has)
Flame some more