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The most elegant of architectures (cont)

Ok, here's the deal. We all prostitute ourselves at work coz we must, or we choose to. But what would we like to do?

Context: you've earned / won / inherited (or polymorphed) a fortune.
You don't have to work, but because you want to, say, learn a language, been asked to by a friend, always wondered whether the grass is actually greener, you embark on a project with total control of the architecture. What do you choose?

ms - c# - sql svr - asp?
unix - java - oracle - jsp?
linux - python - mysql - php?

xml as a delivery mechanism,and oh yes, agile methodologies?
e) all of the above

answers on a postcard . . .

guy (uk name, not us colloq noun)
Saturday, May 10, 2003

What the hell are you rambling about?

Saturday, May 10, 2003

I choose to learn the concepts/theory not the syntax. Aren't the coder jobs all going to India anyway?

Saturday, May 10, 2003

Ummm....remind me which technology / methodology / paradigm puts me on the first tee box at 7:00AM with the sun slowly coming up while the dew evaporates from the lush green fairway.


Saturday, May 10, 2003


moving to austria and using their ski fields forever...

drinking mulled wine in their chair lifts...skiing down...back up..down...

wth any luck Id die in a skiing accident caused by too much mulled wine.

Saturday, May 10, 2003

Seems to me that you are confusing specific technologies with architecture.

One Programmer's Opinion
Saturday, May 10, 2003

I would use DBaseIV databases with a Borland Paradox front end.

Sunday, May 11, 2003

I would hire programmers to do all the things I always thought was cool but never had the patience to do myself.
Sunday, May 11, 2003

linux - java - servlets - sapdb's the platform of sweetness.

Sunday, May 11, 2003

Borland Delphi as the clear #1 choice


Sunday, May 11, 2003

move on, move on, I've taken 'creative communications' off my cv . . .

Monday, May 12, 2003

at least you still got a sense of humor...

Tao Te Chip
Thursday, May 15, 2003

You mean technical implementation "tools" ain't architectures?  or was that just a "shouldn't be" wishful thinking...

Joe AA
Thursday, May 15, 2003

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