OpenSource documentation problems

Mike Meyer mwm at
Fri Sep 2 04:24:20 CEST 2005

Asbjørn Sæbø <asbjs at> writes:
> "Xah Lee" <xah at> writes:
>> I'm very sorry to say, that the Python doc is one of the worst possible
>> in the industry. [...]
> I suppose you are going to volounteer to fix it, then.  Right?

He once did, for one part of it. The problem he ran into was that he
was the only person who thought his version was an improvement.

He knows what constitutes good writing - or at least he knows how to
quote rules that produce good writing. Unfortunately, he doesn't seem
to be able to follow them. On top of it, his writings are typically
strewn with errors. He really needs to find somebody proof-read his

Mike Meyer <mwm at>
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