Re: [NTLK] Got a question? Check the FAQ (or somewhere else) - Anywhere other than here.

From: Judy Perry (
Date: Thu Mar 28 2002 - 20:06:13 EST

Yeah, I guess I'm guilty of the "chasing butterflies/my own tail"
attempting to find an answer (or package) via the various Newton sites.
As for the list, even with respect to the RTFM-esque posts, I'd have to
say that it is responsive in a very timely fashion. My response below was
more to the point that using a digital device isn't or perhaps shouldn't
be a Platonic endeavor (not that anyone owes me an answer to a query, mind


On Thu, 28 Mar 2002, Eric L. Strobel wrote:

> The learning curve here is, for any given question, shortened to minutes as
> opposed to spending hours hoping to find an answer by poking around through
> various Newt sites. Or even waiting for a response on the list. I don't
> know how many times I've asked a question, and while waiting for an answer
> tried a different phrase while searching and answered my own question. So,
> we're not talking about a "semester's worth of effort" at all.

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