[kde-linux] Users guide to KDE?

Kevin Coonan kevin.coonan at gmail.com
Thu Jul 3 00:24:14 UTC 2008

Love to do it, but not my forte, but I am happy to write *HL7 Version 3 in a
Nutshell* if anyone from O'Reilly are on the list!


On Wed, Jul 2, 2008 at 5:38 PM, Dale <dalek1967 at bellsouth.net> wrote:

> Kevin Coonan wrote:
> > There seems to be a notable lack of consumer and non-hardcore Linux
> > hacker documentation for KDE, esp. in the standard print/e-book (e.g.
> > O'Reilly) distribution channels.  If you walk into your local book
> > store you see guides to some other OS/UI's abound (e.g. Windows Vista
> > for Dummies/Idiots/Power users).  While some may be happy w/ in line
> > comments from the source code, or a man entry, there are many more
> > potential users who would see this as a sign that they are not about
> > to jump off the end of the earth . . .
> >
> > Anyone think this is an issue?  Seems like it would help move both
> > end-users and business decision makers from proprietary platforms.
> >
> > --
> > Kevin M. Coonan, M.D.
> > kevin.coonan at gmail.com <mailto:kevin.coonan at gmail.com>
> I agree that documentation is lacking a lot with Linux but it is very
> hard for them to keep up.  Linux seems to change very quickly unlike M$
> who just sells the same "stuff" for several to many years.  It just
> seems to me that more people want to program than document things.
> Care to volunteer?  That may help, especially if you can get a lot of
> people to come with you.
> Dale
> :-)  :-)
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Kevin M. Coonan, M.D.
kevin.coonan at gmail.com
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