PyWart: Poor Documentation Examples

Rustom Mody rustompmody at gmail.com
Sun Jan 11 18:29:12 CET 2015


On Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 10:49:11 PM UTC+5:30, Chris Angelico wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 4:11 AM, Michael Torrie  wrote:
> > The last post by RR helping someone with a tk problem was very helpful,
> > and rather elucidating, as are most of his post on tk.  ...
> > Now perhaps there are two RRs, in some sort of conflict in
> > the same person.  Sad to see this one winning out.
> 
> Doubtful. Even when he's answering tkinter questions (and is imparting
> useful information), he still has the same abrasive style. It reflects
> badly on Python that the help is provided in such a way, but unless
> there's someone else with as much expertise as Rick has, that's not
> going to change. (Either that, or we just all start recommending PyQT
> or GTK or something.)

You can always tell the unwitting new questioner that Rick's 
content is useful [when it is] whereas his style is ignorable.



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