Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Perl-Sensitive Sunglasses

Larry Wall: Apocalypse 1

by darobin (Monk)
on Apr 03, 2001 at 22:36 UTC ( #69419=perlmeditation: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

For those of you not on perl6-announce, I thought this would be interesting (vital ?) to know.

Larry Wall, who has been reviewing the Perl6 RFCs for 5 months, has posted the first chapter of his design drafts (called Apocalypses). It should soon be posted either on or will be in the list's archives as soon as it gets updated (probably daily). As usual, the document itself is highly entertaining.

update (thanks to davorg and OeufMayo) there are links to the Apolypse: on and in the perl6-announce archives.

-- darobin

Comment on Larry Wall: Apocalypse 1
Replies are listed 'Best First'.
Re: Larry Wall: Apocalypse 1
by davorg (Chancellor) on Apr 04, 2001 at 11:53 UTC
Re: Larry Wall: Apocalypse 1
by r.joseph (Hermit) on Apr 04, 2001 at 05:02 UTC
    Was just about to come here and post the same myself - everyone here should read this, it is yet another example of Saint Larry's greatness and God-likeness (although he expressly refutes all claims of being omniscient). As always, be on the lookout for some great Wall-isms - this article is laced with 'em.

    Have fun
    r. j o s e p h
    "Violence is a last resort of the incompetent" - Salvor Hardin, Foundation by Issac Asimov

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: perlmeditation [id://69419]
Approved by root
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others making s'mores by the fire in the courtyard of the Monastery: (4)
As of 2015-12-01 05:40 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    What would be the most significant thing to happen if a rope (or wire) tied the Earth and the Moon together?

    Results (794 votes), past polls