On Mon, 12 Jan 2009 15:33:24 -0800
Mike McClain <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I read an article last year (wish I could remember where)
> by a fellow involved in teaching computers to retirees who
> claimed a much better learning rate with teaching command line
> rather than GUI due to immediate recognizable feedback and
> the ability to retrace your steps through history.
> Don't know if that'd work for you or not.
I can totally believe that! But the problem is acceptance.
My Brothers and sister are a total windows-herd and having her on a
console... that's a no-go. she want's this color-clicky-thingy. And
that's what she's getting.