Python docs disappointing - group effort to hire writers?

Bill Jones oraclebill at
Sat Aug 15 07:15:36 CEST 2009

On Aug 8, 3:27 pm, Mark Lawrence <breamore... at> wrote:
> Kee Nethery wrote:
> > As someone trying to learn the language I want to say that the tone on
> > this list towards people who are trying to learn Python  feels like it
> > has become anti-newbies.
> [snip]
> > Kee Nethery
> My gut feeling (which could of course be wrong) is that many hard core
> Pythonistas are cheesed off with newbies who refuse to help themselves.

The funny thing is that their response is to shutdown changes that are
to *help* newbies help themselves. It seems self-defeating to me.

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