Regarding rudeness on Orchid, I have found generous, polite and
considerate answers. A couple of exceptions seem to occurr from
time to time, but that’s not unlike what happens among any group
of friends. Interestingly I’ve also seen people taken to task
when a response was a little insensitive. A beginner can naturaly
feel intimidated when advanced techniques are being discussed.
Let’s try to redouble our efforts to be hospitable, and I hope
that all you students, hobbyists and beginners will feel free to