Need Python advocacy link or document ASAP :)

Frithiof Andreas Jensen frithiof.jensen at removethis.ted.ericsson.dk
Fri Aug 9 11:45:16 CEST 2002


"Gabe Newcomb" <Gabe.Newcomb at noetix.com> wrote in message
news:mailman.1028733013.25326.python-list at python.org...

Sadly, I think that, as is often the case when management "standardises"
things they know little about:

Any rational decision based on an analysis of Return on Investment, Cost of
Ownership, Support  (in house/ex house) etc. etc. that management *should*
be doing,  is replaced by glib assurances by salespeople, glossy brochures
and anecdotal "evidence" (For example that the IT-Managers son managed to
build some hackish toy application with the tool, hence the tool beats all
the nerdy & incomprehensible stuff currently in use ;-).

I.O.W. - This may be a lost cause already.





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