Python docs disappointing - group effort to hire writers?

Paul Rubin http
Tue Aug 11 03:28:47 CEST 2009


r <rt8396 at gmail.com> writes:
> Whilst writing any tutorial on any subject matter please remember, you
> may be an expert, but mostly *non-experts* will be reading your
> material... pssft, this may come as a surprise, but tutorials are
> meant for *NON-EXPERTS*!

I think the Python tutorial is aimed at users who are newbies to
Python but not newbies to programming.  Writing a tutorial for total
newbies is a completely different problem, that would result in a much
different document that's less useful to the existing tutorial's
intended audience.



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