I've had no formal network, nor GUI learn'n. Additionally, I hadn't seriously
touched either until Perl. The Panther along with the man pages was enough
for me to feel confortable and get through networking. I still have yet to do
GUI, but the Panther makes it seem easy enough.
I don't know if this fits or not with your description. I consider myself
an advanced programmer on certain levels (such as algorithms and program
structure), but a novice on some specific aspects (GUI design, device specific
But I appreciate your feedback, as it gives a good contrast to the review.
Which I admit, was a tad bubbly :) .