Rails' influence is getting bigger and bigger


even if you do not use Rails, you can benefit from it's ideas. many frameworks copy the ideas behind it.

the next one in line is JBoss Seam.

here is an interview about some Rails like stuff they added to the latest release.


They don't seem to be copying all that much, from what I can tell it's a fairly old project. I wish Rails had something like Seam's conversations, they seem very useful.