[Grok-dev] Re: "Zope3 on Rails"

Martijn Faassen faassen at startifact.com
Tue Mar 18 09:17:26 EDT 2008

Peter Bengtsson wrote:
> Coming back from pycon and thinking about all the people I've talked
> to there about Grok who are NOT zope/plone/zope3/grok people. The one
> tag line that helped me the most to explain what grok is was: "Also
> known as 'zope3 on rails'". A lot of people seemed to get that
> straight away since they all seem to have heard of zope3 and
> definitely have heard of RoR. I don't have a particular opinion about
> it myself; I'm just sharing a thought.
> What do people think about this tagline?

It's fine to use such a tag in conversation, it may get across quite 
well what Grok is about.

I don't think we want to use this in our "official" marketing (like the 
website), though. Grok should define itself on its own primarily, not by 
comparison with RoR.



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