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Re: How to Sell Perl 6

by raptnor2 (Beadle)
on May 05, 2004 at 01:39 UTC ( #350651=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to How to Sell Perl 6

I have to admit that I had many of the same concerns as you, but the more I thought about it the less I worried. Perl 5 is an awesome language that has almost endless capability. Perl 5 will be here if Perl 6 fails and will get many benefits from those with Perl 6 and Parrot experience.

If Perl 6 makes its released, it will sell itself. Perl 5 had almost endless capability. Perl 6 will have endless capability. It has everything Perl 5 does (syntax changes omitted), plus a more powerful re engine, a new easy-to-use class mechanism, coroutines, continuations, and an extensible virtual machine. Plus the re engine that is used to compile the language can be altered - imagine the possibilities!



p.s. - its been a while since I looked at Perl 6 so it has probably gotten better than I described...

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[Lady_Aleena]: I'll just have to search for the files using the subs and open them up.
[Discipulus]: nice Perl dreams, folks.. shower->Dumas->bed
[erix]: pere ou fils?
[Lady_Aleena]: Discipulus, good night.
[Discipulus]: pere, le vicomte de bragelonne.. wonderfull
[erix]: I'll keep that in mind (haven't read), buona notte :)

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