[Catalyst] What a waste of time

Matt S Trout dbix-class at trout.me.uk
Thu Apr 27 17:46:11 CEST 2006

rails coder wrote:
> On 4/27/06, *Matt S Trout* <dbix-class at trout.me.uk 
> <mailto:dbix-class at trout.me.uk>> wrote:
>     useful constructive criticism is welcomed
> I gave it in my OP. How dense are you? Fix the installation, write some 
> useful examples, and write some useful tutorials. Don't make people dig 
> hours on end to find simple things, like how to require users to be 
> authenticated, how to handle role based access control, how to handle 
> sessions, how to validate form posts, etc. Judging by the number of 
> people who replied to my long-thread inspiring troll, and the content in 
> several of the replies, you really do have a problem with your docs.

For those of you playing along at home, we suspect this is the guy who walked 
onto #catalyst and offered $20 via paypal to somebody to write him an example 
Catalyst app because he didn't want to read any documentation himself.

I'll let you all draw your own conclusions from that.

Also: Can we please have the constructive comments in a different thread, 
please? This one's getting a bit stale and will probably start to smell shortly :)

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