Originally Posted by MiiJaySung
That's a nice argument.
But try to base your oppinions on more valid arguments, I know you might have other, but being `forced` to use it at university is laughable. That's what universities do ... they force you to learn things, and things you like you should learn on your own
Surely Java the language sucks, but the platform is such a great piece of work that nothing can replace it.
OK, so you are choosing to use Ruby, but that will limit your options.
I hate Microsoft, but does that mean I won't use .NET if I am getting paid for it ? No. Does that make me a b*tch ? I don't care
At the end of the day its *all* about getting the job done and getting paid.
So lighten up on your anti-java campaign. Your oppinion can't change the world, but it certainly can hurt a lot of people, since we are all geeks that fall in love with our prefered platform.