Yes, I agree, and I intend to make that my next post. I will also include a blurb at the top/bottom of the post which brings that up. I just want to get people started... maybe I shouldn't have covered databases, which isn't really my expertise, but I had a lot of requests for it. Aside from the blaringly obvious bad points, was the post content acceptable? - Jon > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist- > bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of kasimir-k > Sent: Friday, January 18, 2008 3:38 PM > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: Re: [thelist] [Easy as Pie] Working with a Database > > Hi Jon, > > I think you should advice your readers that your easy-as-pie series > should be taken as introductory examples, *not* as something that could > be taken into the live web as such. In addition it would be good if you > provided some links where people could read what it takes to bring > those > concepts into the real life. > > I do appreciate your efforts trying to make things easy to understand > for beginners, but as the series stands now, it could potentially do a > lot more harm than good. > > You see, creating solid web applications is *not* easy as pie. The > first > steps on the way to create such things are not that hard, but the devil > is in the details. > > .k > -- > > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * > http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ > > For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester > and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org > Workers of the Web, evolt !