[messages] [Module General Discussion] Wrongly Posted Modules

Joel Uckelman uckelman at nomic.net
Mon May 22 11:58:44 CEST 2017


Thus spake Cundiff:
> I had a look at the 
> 
> http://www.vassalengine.org/wiki/How_to[1] ... odule_Page
> 
> page and my eyes rolled back and instantly had a migraine.
> 
> I would ask why it has to be so difficult.  But that's not important. 
> Simply put that kind of thing is beyond my ability to understand.  
> 
> For instance:  "modifying by addition"    I don't know what that means.
> 
> "copy an existing file entry"   What is a file entry?
> 
> "match your file’s name on that page"  what page?
> 
> "Files section of the module page "   ???
> 
> This all sounds like normal English to computer guys.  To me, you might
> as well be speaking Mandarin.  
> 
> I'm a historian, with BA degrees, never took a technical class I
> couldn't flunk.  This is all simply beyond my ability to comprehend.

Did you _try_ to walk through the tutorial? There are even pictures
showing you what to do. Please give it a shot before telling us you
can't understand it.

-- 
J.


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