[NTG-context] general suggestion for ConTeXt documentation

Alan Braslau braslau.list at comcast.net
Fri Aug 10 19:35:46 CEST 2018


On Fri, 10 Aug 2018 18:38:19 +0200
Hans Hagen <j.hagen at xs4all.nl> wrote:

> On 8/10/2018 5:50 PM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote:
> 
> > And I still could smash my primary school teacher: When I asked "what happens if we subtract a bigger number from a smaller?", she answered "that’s not possible". :(
> > She could have easily told me "you will learn that later" or just show me at the thermometer "look, we will get below zero"...
> > But noo, better keep children dumb, otherwise they could outwit you.
> > 
> > Sorry for ranting ;)
> but with your thermometer example young Alan (who watches discovery 
> channel on a daily basis and later becomes a low temperature expert) 
> would outwit you as he would challenge you to subtract 300 from zero

No, - 273.15 ;-)

Alan


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