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Issue with python365.chm on window 7


I understand that. I have seen great repositories of information dry up 
because of this. Folks got tired of infighting and brought the servers 
down. I do realize that responding to this adds to the problem.

Thanks for the advice on top posting, I will follow it from now on.
Yes I have a need for offline. I frequently visit spots without access to 
internet or even cell reception (Farm Country)

I am actually all set with the version of the file in the installed 
version of python.









From:   Chris Angelico <rosuav at gmail.com>
To:     Python <python-list at python.org>
Date:   04/24/2018 11:01 AM
Subject:        Re: Issue with python365.chm on window 7
Sent by:        "Python-list" 
<python-list-bounces+bgibbeme=us.ibm.com at python.org>



On Wed, Apr 25, 2018 at 12:15 AM, Brian Gibbemeyer <bgibbeme at us.ibm.com> 
wrote:
> Yes actually I am a Sr Software Engineer. I am not an expert in one
> language. I am pretty handy in picking up new concepts and applying the
> concepts to meet business demands..
> I am just reporting a valid issue.
> I don't ever get to code in python, but I really respect the language.
>

People will insult you for anything and everything. Sometimes with
good cause... sometimes without. Personally, I respect someone for
being willing to ask for help, rather than thinking "I'm such an
amazing person, I shouldn't need help". None of us is perfect, all of
us are learning.

Though if you want to win favour with the Python community, there are
a few easy things you can do. One is to avoid top-posting: take the
quoted text from the message you're replying to, trim it down to just
the parts you need, and then put your responses underneath.
Top-posting (leaving all the quoted text underneath, and then putting
your response above) tends to be frowned upon in most tech
newsgroups/mailing lists.

Regarding your original query - the .CHM file is a downloadable
version of the same documentation that can be viewed on the web. Do
you have a particular need for offline viewing? If not, I would
definitely recommend using the web version; that way, if it gets
updated (eg to clarify some wording or improve an example), you'll get
the update.

ChrisA
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