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Aw: Re: stuck on time


On 08/12/2019 22:06, Greg Ewing wrote:
> On 9/12/19 7:47 am, RobH wrote:
>> I wanted it to work as is, like it did for the author, without 
>> changing anything.
>>
>> So why should I now start to learn how python works.
> 
> There are many, many reasons a piece of code could work in one
> environment but not another. Figuring out why requires actual
> understanding, not just copy-pasting. Part of that involves
> gaining at least a basic knowledge of the language you're using.
> 
> You can't expect folks here to do all your work for you. We're
> trying to help, but we can't debug your code and/or system
> remotely, because we don't know everything about it. We can
> offer advice, but ultimately you're the one who has to work
> it out.
> 
> If you don't think the project is worth that much effort,
> that's up to you. But you asked for help, and we're doing our
> best to give it.
> 

Yes, fair comment that, and I do appreciate the people who do try to help.

Thank you to those.