problem getting the right permissions

Tushar Teredesai tush at
Wed Sep 11 13:02:48 PDT 2002

Timothy Bauscher wrote:

>On Wed, Sep 11, 2002 at 02:35:43PM -0400, Bill Maltby LFS Related wrote:
>>For some, as we have seen in the past, the additional links are
>>worthless. They will not even carefully read and understand what is
>>already there. So the added workload on the editors of more links may
>>not be offset by re-duced help requests, especially from the *very*
>>few we have seen that cause this suggestion in the first place.
>1. The LFS book should be targeted towards medium to advanced
>   linux users.
>2. The purpose of this book is to educate. Education is
>   not worthless, even if the opportunity to learn is ignored
>   by the receiving party.
>3. I have seen the education level of our "readers" drop during
>   the short time I've been here. I believe this is due to
>   hand-holding, which is leading to a copy+paste audience whom
>   ask for help before attempting to solve a problem for
>   themselves.
>Those who do not wish to be educated should not be able to
>finish the book.
Very well said:) Especially the last line.

Tushar Teredesai
LFS ID: 1377

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