You advice please

D'Arcy J.M. Cain darcy at
Wed Aug 13 17:04:44 CEST 2008

On Wed, 13 Aug 2008 13:47:58 +0200
"Álvaro G. Vicario" <alvaroNOSPAMTHANKS at> wrote:
> But I've never came across a Ruby app. Sure, I know Ruby exists and 
> people are very enthusiastic about it (though they often mistake it with 
> Ruby on Rails), but that's all.
> Ruby is popular among bloggers but I'm not sure whether it's popular 
> among developers.

Well, I just attended the Agile 2008 conference and sadly Ruby seemed
to be much more popular than Python.  I found people who had heard of
Python and were thinking of trying it but developers were working in
Java, C++ and Ruby.

Of course, I didn't talk to every one of the 1500 delegates.

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