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When you read documentation on a new language, what's important?

Survey period: 1 Nov 2021 to 8 Nov 2021

You're moving to a new language. What do you absolutely, positively need? 1 = Not important, 5 = Absolutely gotta have it. (Something missing? Add it in a comment!)

OptionResponses Avg  
A comprehensive list of all the keywords, operators, built in functions and features of the language5703.96
Comprehensive docs on the main / most common libraries used with the language5703.66
Beginner tutorials5703.82
Template apps to get me started5703.32
Information on not just what things do, but why they do it5703.25
Information on when to use certain functionality (not just that the functionality exists)5703.42
A quick reference for everything. I just need a reminder on syntax / parameters5703.91
Examples of how to deal with common errors5703.52
Architecture Best Practices (how do I structure a new app properly?)5703.53



 
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