The \ problem (or annoyance), and a fix proposal

Duarte Cordeiro Duarte.Cordeiro at netcabo.pt
Tue Jan 13 10:15:40 PST 2004



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> Subject: Re: The \ problem (or annoyance), and a fix proposal 
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> 
> On Tue, 13 Jan 2004, Duarte Cordeiro wrote:
> 
> > Hi,
> >
> I would vote *against* this proposal. This is because the 
> book's intended audience is "intermediate-to-advanced" users. 

Didn't remember that one, you're right.

> And the book has introductory text at the front advising 
> newer users on some needed basics.
> 
> Also, IIRC, there is some text about copy-n-paste, typing 
> exactly as shown (I could be wrong on these) and so forth.

Now, I'm not so sure you're right :)

These sentences are contradictory!!
 The book asks "intermediate-to-advanced" users that blindly copy-paste
commands.

Regards,

 DC




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