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Discussion on: Do you use Docker?

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Jonathan Boudreau

It matters because some people will run into problems that others aren't. It solves a very real problem that I've encountered far too many times in my career.

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Owen Melbourne

What you're suggesting that due to incompatibilities between your team that you decided to use it to solve that issue.

That's my point - You used it to solve a specific issue on your team.

That is NOT justification for using it for everything "just because" - as most of the time there won't be a need, for example I've been developing a mixture of LAMP/JAM projects for around 20 years - never "needed" it - Yes there's times we could have used it. But never "needed" it.

This is the important information, the difference between "needing it" and "using it".

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Jonathan Boudreau

My experience with this is very different from yours. Lets just leave it as that.