Unless you know for In the world of hackers, the kind of answers you get to your technical questions depends as much on the way you ask the questions as on the difficulty of developing the answer.
This guide will teach you how to ask questions in a way more likely to get you a satisfactory answer.
Good questions help us develop our understanding, and often reveal problems we might not have noticed or thought about otherwise. Despite this, hackers have a reputation for meeting simple questions with what looks like hostility or arrogance.
It sometimes looks like we're reflexively rude to newbies and the ignorant. What we are, unapologetically, is hostile to people who seem to be unwilling to think or to do their own homework before asking questions.
So, while it isn't necessary to already be technically competent to get attention from us, it necessary to demonstrate the kind of attitude that leads to competence — alert, thoughtful, observant, willing to be an active partner in developing a solution.