Keeping the "Newcomers" wiki page alive

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Wed Nov 12 22:34:30 UTC 2014

On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 5:32 PM, Joachim Breitner <mail at>

> The quality that we are looking for is “tacklabe by a newcomer“, i.e.
> not requiring too deep knowledge of GHC. Is there a nice word for that?
> I found “accessible”, “welcoming”, “appealing” – anything that sounds
> good in native English speaker’s ears? :-)

Various projects I'm involved with use

difficulty: beginner (or just "beginner")
babydev-bait (!)
newcomer (several use "newbie" but I do not recommend that label)

brandon s allbery kf8nh                               sine nomine associates
allbery.b at                                  ballbery at
unix, openafs, kerberos, infrastructure, xmonad
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