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Hi - for the Portuguese speakers there is http://www.balanceonrails.com.br/
 and a book that Fabio Akita wrote - maybe this would be of some help.

 Cheers.


On Mon, Dec 11, 2006 at 02:05:05AM +0900, Marcello wrote:
> Hi,
>=20
> I?m a Delphi programmer,tht was once a clipper programmer,that was
> once a Cobol programmer.
>=20
> So,It is time to change again.
>=20
> By now I would prefer to become  a farmer instead of using .NET,Java
> seems to be a five heads monster.
>=20
> I?ve heard that Ruby on Rails is much easier to learn than Java.
>=20
> But what are the cons?
>=20
> Is it good for ERP development,I?ve heard something about it does not
> supportin conpound primary keys and two phase commits(Altough I?ve
> never done that before).
>=20
> Is it too buggy?How many users there are around the world?
>=20
> I?ve never seen a Ruby Job in Brazil,But I?m almost 40 years old
> now,It is time to take the risk and learn something that will last more
>  10 or 15 years(Is it Ruby?)
>=20
> What books do you recomend for a beginner?
>=20
> Marcello
>=20
>=20

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Hi - for the Portuguese speakers there is http://www.balanceonrails.com.br/
 and a book that Fabio Akita wrote - maybe this would be of some help.

 Cheers.


On Mon, Dec 11, 2006 at 02:05:05AM +0900, Marcello wrote:
> Hi,
>=20
> I?m a Delphi programmer,tht was once a clipper programmer,that was
> once a Cobol programmer.
>=20
> So,It is time to change again.
>=20
> By now I would prefer to become  a farmer instead of using .NET,Java
> seems to be a five heads monster.
>=20
> I?ve heard that Ruby on Rails is much easier to learn than Java.
>=20
> But what are the cons?
>=20
> Is it good for ERP development,I?ve heard something about it does not
> supportin conpound primary keys and two phase commits(Altough I?ve
> never done that before).
>=20
> Is it too buggy?How many users there are around the world?
>=20
> I?ve never seen a Ruby Job in Brazil,But I?m almost 40 years old
> now,It is time to take the risk and learn something that will last more
>  10 or 15 years(Is it Ruby?)
>=20
> What books do you recomend for a beginner?
>=20
> Marcello
>=20
>=20

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Home - http://www.piersharding.com
xmpp:piers / ompka.net

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