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[REBOL] Re: nntp question

From: kolla:nvg:ntnu:no at: 3-Sep-2001 12:21

On Fri, 31 Aug 2001, Porter Woodward wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Kolbjørn Barmen" <[kolla--nvg--ntnu--no]> > > My major problem with rebol is finding the documentation, so there is a > > online manual, so I look up nntp:// here... > > > > > > > > Umm - try looking around in the Script library - >
I want a reference manual, not a script library. :) I dont want to wade through other peoples application sources to find out how to do a simple task, I just want to look it up.. aha.. do it.
> It's been there since June of last year, and has no problems downloading a > message via NNTP. It's actually remarkably simple, even with very few > comments the script and what it does is remarkably understandable.
I'll have a peek.
> I agree that the amount (or lack thereof) of documentation on how to do > simple, useful things can be a little frustrating - as a View user, I'm > still a little miffed about the overall lack of online documentation - much > of what View does and how it does it can be derived via probe and other > introspection - but sometimes something more would be nice.
Indeed. -- kolla