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Ruby

RoR vs Other Frameworks

Hi

Well this topic is for discussion. Now, as we know one person was the creator of RoR framework. Now, when considering this with .Net for example which was developed by large team of developers. How can we trust a tool that was developed by only one person? even if this person is a genius he will still have issues. I know even teams could have issues but at least in teams many idea will be shared and the tools will be developed at best way with as little problems as possible (Engineering).

What do you think?

1 Answer

Lee Hughes
Lee Hughes
8,380 Points

RoR is open source. There's many many people working on future versions.

As you can see from https://github.com/rails/rails over 2,000 people have contributed to RoR currently.

What about the quality of open source any way, do think open source can have good quality like closed source?

Lee Hughes
Lee Hughes
8,380 Points

My preference is open source as it allows for better innovation in my opinion. With something as popular as RoR the contributions will very likely be of a high standard.

James Barnett
James Barnett
39,199 Points

Most open source projects are started by one person and then contributed by small core group of dedicated people.