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Re: What's an even easier explanation how to setup gnus ...


From: W. Greenhouse
Subject: Re: What's an even easier explanation how to setup gnus ...
Date: Mon, 02 Sep 2013 21:26:04 +0000
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3 (gnu/linux)

Thorsten Jolitz <address@hidden> writes:

> Please don't feel compelled, I don't think that thread was meant so
> seriously (including my post). But if you want to expose your
> grandparents to the world of computers for the very first time, and you
> love them more than you love RMS, maybe you should consider my anecdotal
> evidence ...

My grandmother (and presumably many people's grandparents) used
computers for work, and they were command-line based with monochrome
displays.  Why assume that touchscreen GUIs are inherently intuitive?
(Hint: the fact that they don't come with manuals is not evidence of this).




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