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Re: arch-tag lines in tutorials.

From: Miles Bader
Subject: Re: arch-tag lines in tutorials.
Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2005 08:03:46 +0900

On 4/15/05, Marcelo Toledo <address@hidden> wrote:
> For a newbie user the arch tag and the local variables will be something
> that he doesn't know about. I don't think that only this will fix the
> problem of having not know things in the buffer. If we're going to think
> about it I think we need to think about a convention and a global
> solution.

Is having things a newbie "doesn't know about" in the file actually
harmful (especially considering, it's more or less just a text file,
and this funny stuff is at the end)?

Maybe it's actually _good_, in that it might might peak their
curiousity, and make them aware (if often only peripherally) of a
feature they might not have thought about otherwise.

Do not taunt Happy Fun Ball.

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