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[REBOL] Re: newbie question

From: nitsch-lists:netcologne at: 16-Mar-2004 19:20

On Dienstag, 16. M=E4rz 2004 17:08, Brondo, Greg wrote:
> Where are things like open/lines/direct documented? If I execute 'help > open' I can see 'open/lines' and 'open/direct' but no the > 'open/lines/direct'. How is a newcomer to this language supposed to 'know' > these things? >
because thats refinements. And refinements can be used in combination. (makes not always sense though ;) so open/lines/direct handles data as lines and does not buffer. now where that is documented i can't remember, i guess in the /core manual? I guess most people ask here.. ;)
> Not to sound like a whiner but I *really* want to use this language I'm > just having trouble convincing myself to use it for any projects due to the > lack of thorough docs and the 'black box' nature of it...... > > Instead I'm having to look into something like Ruby (or Python) for my > clients project.... > > Thanks! > > Greg B.