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On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 05:30:53PM +0900, spiralofhope wrote:
> On Sun, 15 May 2011 20:31:39 +0900
> Robert Johns <piratej74 / live.com> wrote:
>=20
> > I was thinking today and I was wondering if ruby has a future when
> > python is being to widely accepted. Outside of rails, because I have
> > no want to code in rails.
>=20
> I was thinking today and I was wondering if apples have a future when
> oranges are being widely accepted.  Outside of apple pie, because I
> have no want to eat apples.  =3D)
>=20
> Perhaps you are asking:  "Do you think that in the future I will be able
> to find work programming with Ruby, even if I don't want to program
> with Rails?"

Ahh, now that's a different question.

=46rom what I've seen, Rails is a primary job skill sought by employers.
Ruby without Rails, however, seems to be just a "bonus", if employers
notice it at all.

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Chad Perrin [ original content licensed OWL: http://owl.apotheon.org ]

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On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 05:30:53PM +0900, spiralofhope wrote:
> On Sun, 15 May 2011 20:31:39 +0900
> Robert Johns <piratej74 / live.com> wrote:
>=20
> > I was thinking today and I was wondering if ruby has a future when
> > python is being to widely accepted. Outside of rails, because I have
> > no want to code in rails.
>=20
> I was thinking today and I was wondering if apples have a future when
> oranges are being widely accepted.  Outside of apple pie, because I
> have no want to eat apples.  =3D)
>=20
> Perhaps you are asking:  "Do you think that in the future I will be able
> to find work programming with Ruby, even if I don't want to program
> with Rails?"

Ahh, now that's a different question.

=46rom what I've seen, Rails is a primary job skill sought by employers.
Ruby without Rails, however, seems to be just a "bonus", if employers
notice it at all.

--=20
Chad Perrin [ original content licensed OWL: http://owl.apotheon.org ]
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