[Newbies] Disappointed

stephane ducasse stephane.ducasse at free.fr
Wed Nov 8 07:17:19 UTC 2006

Hi jeff

Not everybody read this mailing-list.
So post also in squeak-dev your question.
And people are also busy.
BTW: you should have repeated your question


PS: I read nearly 120 mails per day and I have to reply to 25% at least.

On 8 nov. 06, at 06:28, Jeff wrote:

> I'm pretty disappointed with this list at the moment. My last post,  
> "beginners questions" talked about how beginners often don't get  
> their questions answered and pointed out that often when the  
> experts see that an answer, ANY answer, was given they then assume  
> the question was answered, so they don't offer anything more. Now I  
> do appreciate Matthias's honest attempt to answer the question, so  
> I don't want this to be misconstrued as an attack on him. But he  
> obviously misread it. And, well, once people saw that the question  
> of how to make a wonderland actor move in response to mouse clicks  
> had been answered, I didn't get any more help. The question I asked  
> was how to move a wonderland actor with the arrow keys, and I need  
> to do that without the actor having the focus. Unfortunately, since  
> it's been taking so many hours for the messages I've tried to send  
> to get posted on here, (I think I had screwed up joining the list  
> somehow, and redid it so hopefully that problem is solved), it took  
> me a full day to get my question asked and now another full day to  
> explain that the answer I got was to a different question. By the  
> by, I've been spending about 10 hours a day for 5 days now trying  
> to solve this problem. It's getting quite frustrating for me and  
> making me want to give up on squeak.
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