Reply to post: Re: There should be a few rules for SO

if dev == woman then dont_be(asshole): Stack Overflow tries again to be more friendly to non-male non-pasty coders

Prst. V.Jeltz Silver badge

Re: There should be a few rules for SO

" anyone daft enough to *want* to do X is exactly the worst possible person to tell *how* to do X"

There was some code operation I was trying to figure out recently and all google results , mostly at SO SE etc were all people wanting to do the same thing for different reasons . stupid reasons . so all the answers were telling them the easier / better . proper way of doing what they wanted to do.

Didnt help me though

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