Re: [Nolug] language of choice?

From: B. Estrade <>
Date: Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:44:50 -0500
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>From what I see, Ruby is hot for deployment and provisioning tools like
Puppet and Chef (and Gitorious, etc). Node's what all the cool kids use,
but it's still immature and from what I have seen good for app deployment
(like phone apps), but terrible for infrastructure. Perl's still king in my


On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 9:41 PM, Joey Kelly <> wrote:

> I started out with PHP, then switched to Perl some years back, after
> which my skills and understanding blossomed.
> That's me... what about you? Friends tell me that folks are choosing PHP
> less, now that Ruby and node.js are in town. What are your opinions of
> those, and of Java? I'm not even mentioning languages that run on That
> Other Operating System, because this is a family-oriented list.
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