That is a good point, and a lot of the reason I became a member of D.I.C in the first place. There seems to be a good filter here between "need help for learning/educational reasons" and "gimmee codez".
I agree />. If I can see that someone is making an effort then I'm happy to invest some time, and effort, to assist them in their journey - to lead them (or point them) in the right direction. If someone is not making any effort then my enthusiasm quickly fades.