On Jan 24, 2006, at 7:36 AM, simonh wrote:

> Couldn't post a reply on Daves site so thought i'd post one here. Here
> is post:
>
> http://blogs.pragprog.com/cgi-bin/pragdave.cgi/Random/Imitation.rdoc
>
> I think this is happening a lot. 37signals has been ripped off
> according to DHH (I believe), rails has inspired many 'best ever, just
> what you were looking for' web frameworks. I think it is a fact of
> life. Selection of the Fittest in action. The unworthy will surely
> perish as they always do.
>
>


	I can attest to the great process Dave & Andy have going for their  
authors and publishing system. The book build system is very very  
nice. I count myself lucky to be able to write for them.

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