There is perhaps a more general point here. If a language does toomuch for you, it may be simultaneously a good tool for production anda bad one for learning. It's not only languages that have thisproblem; web application frameworks like RubyOnRails, CakePHP, Djangomay make it too easy to reach a superficial sort of understanding thatwill leave you without resources when you have to tackle a hardproblem, or even just debug the solution to an easy one.
If you ask me personally for advice on how to getstarted, I will tell you these exact same things, because I don't haveany magic shortcuts for you. I will also mentally write you off as aprobable loser - because if you lacked the stamina to read this FAQand the intelligence to understand from it that , you'rehopeless.
IELTS Writing Task 2: problem/solution essay - Simon
Like most cultures without a money economy, hackerdom runs onreputation. You're trying to solve interesting problems, but howinteresting they are, and whether your solutions are really good, issomething that only your technical peers or superiors are normallyequipped to judge.