stupid CD ROM

Subject: stupid CD ROM
From: Peter <pnewman1 -at- home -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 03 Jan 2001 17:50:59 -0500

I was just reviewing one of the worst CBT disks I have seen in long
time. (Written for a book on college mathematics.) It took over 31/2
minutes to get through a stupid graphic screen. There is no way to skip
the introduction. The programer probably thought that he/she was being
clever. I just found it extremely obnoxious. Hopefully the author is not
a member of this list. On second thought, perhaps I will write a letter
to the publisher recommending that the author subscribe to this list.


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