do you guys help newbies??

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Mon Apr 20 04:01:12 CEST 2015

On 20/04/2015 02:53, Dave Angel wrote:
> On 04/19/2015 09:37 PM, josiah.l408 at wrote:
>> On Wednesday, November 27, 2002 at 4:01:02 AM UTC-7, John Hunter wrote:
>>>>>>>> "malik" == malik martin <malik_martin at> writes:
>>>      malik>    i'm having a simple problem i guess.  but i still dont
>>>      malik> know the answer. anyone see anything wrong with this code?
>>>      malik> i think it's the line in the while loop that starts with
>>>      malik> "averagea = ..."  because it will execute once but once the
>>>      malik> loop goes around one more time it gets an error. is there
>>>      malik> it because averagea has been assigned a definate value? if
>>>      malik> so how do i record the value but reset averagea back to 0(
>>>      malik> i guess it would be 0)
>>>      malik>    any help would be apreciated. thanks!!
>>> I think you forgot to post your code.   Makes it harder.
>>> JDH
> And I think you forgot to check the date of the post to which you're
> responding.

Rather sad to see those three initials in that post as well 😢

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what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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