Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 7th Dec 2007 19:44 UTC, submitted by Bill Davenport
General Development Ruby on Rails 2.0 has been released. "Rails 2.0 is finally finished after about a year in the making. This is a fantastic release that's absolutely stuffed with great new features, loads of fixes, and an incredible amount of polish. We've even taken a fair bit of cruft out to make the whole package more coherent and lean." On Zenbits, they give tips on how to install 2.0.
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RE[2]: Wt - Qt for webs
by eosp on Sat 8th Dec 2007 18:16 UTC in reply to "RE: Wt - Qt for webs"
eosp
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2005-07-07

Trust me, coding in Qt is nothing like coding in regular C++. It's like a whole different language.

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RE[3]: Wt - Qt for webs
by sbergman27 on Sat 8th Dec 2007 18:42 in reply to "RE[2]: Wt - Qt for webs"
sbergman27 Member since:
2005-07-24

"""

Trust me, coding in Qt is nothing like coding in regular C++. It's like a whole different language.

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I find these comments interesting. It suggests to me that coding the interface can be such a pain that it overrides considerations as to what language is best for solving that actual problems. In general, I prefer a dynamically typed, interpreted or byte code language for... well... most everything. It is a pity that with web apps, the pain and general suckiness of coding the user interface itself overshadows the actual problem to be solved.

Edited 2007-12-08 18:43

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