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Re: [indyrb] Fwd: We have a RoR job opening [PGP Corp]

From: Peter B.
Sent on: Friday, February 19, 2010 2:19 PM
I've been using it since well before 1.0 release.  I was a very early adopter.  But the people worldwide who could qualify for 5+ years experience is probably only ~1K, maybe less, I'd guess.  So, basically ridiculous for a job requirement... I don't even qualify! :)  My wwr profile says I've only been using it 4 years and 8 months.

If someone does want a 5+ year Rails veteran they'll probably need to pay $250K+ salary I'd guess.  I wonder what DDH makes... :)

|7eter H. l3oling

On Feb 19, 2010, at 12:39 PM, Davey Strus wrote:

I swear I saw job postings seeking 5 years of RoR experience in 2007.

On Fri, Feb 19, 2010 at 12:37 PM, David Woodward <[address removed]> wrote:
On 2/19/10 12:18 PM, dsp wrote:
Dan Trietsch<[address removed]>  writes:
David Heinemeier Hansson is the only one qualified.
Not quite.  Rails was open sourced in 2004, and there were a lot
of people using it well before 1.0.

I built a production app on Rails 0.9!  (It was a pod-casting application for a radio station that ran in an iframe on their main site).  I think it was version 0.10 by the time it launched...

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