[ntp:questions] Twiki - who, what where?

Dale Worley worley at dragon.ariadne.com
Thu Aug 28 21:00:24 UTC 2003

"David L. Mills" <mills at udel.edu> writes:
> I hear you; navigating 200 megabytes of technical trivia without an
> intelligent sextant can be a problem. However, in the best or worst
> academic tradition, my first job has to be a comprehensive reference and
> background document, then to publish what I believe is novel in the
> journals and leave to others the intelligent sextant.

I understand.  And worse, the skills needed to organize a large mass
of documentation are quite different from the skills needed to write
the software in the first place.

> That's what the faq is for. And you only spent four hours? Geeze, I
> thought it would take days.

I didn't say I *understood* it....


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