Hi Frandlost, sorry for the long time silence. 2 weeks, 10 days of antibiotics, 10 days of medical certificates and 1 insistent chest infection, I think I am basically back
- no sorry! no 75 firebird! when I was 7 (in '75 - yes now 50) I was given a jacket which for whatever reason sparked my imagination and I used to dream I could fly with the jacket. The brand was a Firebird and several decades later, I had completely forgotten about it but for whatever reason I thought of it earlier this year and though it would be a good, positive, reminder of dreams and aspirations. So no car sorry.
Python was mainly online - Udemy. Some good courses there. I mainly did stuff for data science and can recommend Kirill Eremenko as a tutor. I was also fortunate enough to be able to develop a couple of things for work. So sitting there googling programming solutions to ‘the current’ problem was perfectly justified (in my mind
I wouldn’t say I was any good, but I’ve done some linear stuff and am starting to get the gist of object oriented, although I would struggle as soon as the OOP goes anyway past basic.
Eventually I would love to program some EAs but I need to understand a lot more first I feel.
Thanks for the welcome! It’s been a very warm welcome - for which I thank you and everyone else