Stackoverflow newbies need to first read the How To Ask page. It's a shame that it doesn't appear first when an SO newbie clicks on the "Ask a question" button.
I can say from experience that when enough time goes by, you get less and less patience for SO newbies that asks the same "write my code for me" question over and over again, or those that asks a debug question, when the solution is a single search away and often can be found in the first 3 or 4 results when searching the exact title of the question.
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