Looking for a Canadian hosting co. that would support Ruby.
I found one, barely. Check out the response from them…
We have determined there won't be any problem in installing mod_ruby and
eruby. It will take some time though (1-2 days). Please be aware that we
probably won't go ahead and install this unless you sign up, as this is a
fairly outdated language. Most programmers are now using Python as its
What do you make of this???
Maybe there’s some confusion with other languages
named Ruby, of which I think there have been at
least two. (The Wired article also succumbed to
I would guess that they got the info about eruby
and mod_ruby from one source, and the info about
Ruby being outdated from some other one.
In any case, I hope you’ll correct their
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Subject: I thought this was funny…