I know developers who absolutely hated the technologies that they had to use in their jobs, and I even have known a few who switched jobs for this reason. While I am fairly frustrated with some of the technologies I have to use on a daily basis, I don't think I would leave my job because of it. However, I can definitely understand those who do quit; after all, if your job is that frustrating because of poor technology, there really is not much you can do to enjoy your job, is there?
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Justin James is the Lead Architect for Conigent.