I was recently pointed to Ben Singelman’s post on Why Nobody Should Use Rails For Anything, Ever.
We seem to never get enough of arguing about application frameworks: I’m not going to do that. What irks me is when Ruby get thrown out with the Rails bathwater. As one commenter on Singleman’s post demonstrates:
“Interesting perspective. I agree on your general points — Ruby’s fine at an MVP stage I think, but when it comes to creating something for market, it just falls over.”
(This despite the second sentence of the post stating “Independent of ruby, I see Rails as the emperor with no clothes on.”)
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