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jschell9-Apr-12 11:15
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Erudite_Eric wrote:
Is it just me or not but in my day we didn't ask for help at the first hurdle
and things were hard then, no internet, remember compiling 16 bit code for the
large memory model? We had to find the answers ourselves.
 


First because there were very few resources.
Second because it was often difficult to access those resources.
Third there were far fewer people doing it.

Erudite_Eric wrote:
It strikes me it is too easy today to throw an ill-formed/undefined question at
CP and expect an answer! What happened to research? What happened to thinking
out a problem till you got the the very nub of the issue; because once you know
the right question to ask, the answer almost suggests itself.


Based on that argument every doctor would learn solely by reading books and experimenting.

The reason people didn't use resources long ago was because they didn't exist long ago. The reason that they use them now is because they exist now.
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