[Vit-discuss] Ruby compared to other languages...

Matt Todd chiology at gmail.com
Tue Sep 12 23:32:41 EDT 2006


> >>2) Let's celebrate Ruby. Poking fun at other languages' syntax just gets
> >>down in the mud.
> >
> > Actually, I meant no fun by it, but a real-world comparison of how
> > Ruby compares to others. For instance, in the previous example, you
> > see how Ruby treats things as objects, but PHP decidedly does not.
>
> Yeah, but these things always end poorly, and no one comes out looking
> good, no matter the intentions.

If that's so, then shouldn't we avoid the "Ruby from other languages"
articles, like this one?
http://www.ruby-lang.org/en/documentation/ruby-from-other-languages/to-ruby-from-php/

It sounds to me that you are against it.

M.T.


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