On Sunday 12 May 2002 08:45, Michael Geier wrote:
> While I understand the necessity in not answering every question that a
> newbie may post, a more pleasant approach would have been:
> "the following is documented at
> http://www.php.net/manual/en/function.mail.php"; or
> "see the Content-Type: header for instructions on how to do this".
> Do you think someone who won't read the docs, or search the archives, prior
> to the question understands what RTFM means?

One has to draw the line somewhere. We can't assume everytime that a newbie 
know absolutely nothing. I hope we can at least assume they know how to use a 
(THE) search engine:

google -> rtfm

   ... RTFM /RTFM/ imp. [Unix] Abbreviation for `Read The Fucking
   Manual'. 1. Used by gurus to brush off questions they consider
   trivial or annoying. Compare Don't do ...

Jason Wong -> Gremlins Associates -> www.gremlins.com.hk
Open Source Software Systems Integrators
* Web Design & Hosting * Internet & Intranet Applications Development *

Some circumstantial evidence is very strong, as when you find a trout in
the milk.
                -- Thoreau

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