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Re: Perl 5.10.0 or Perl 5 Version 10?

by rir (Vicar)
on Jan 16, 2009 at 15:48 UTC ( #736854=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl 5.10.0 or Perl 5 Version 10?

I propose that Perl 5 be redesignated as Perl. That Perl 6 be renamed Pirl; and the imminent Perl 7 be called Porl. This will

  • give us both greater differentiation and clear continuity;
  • let us develop synchronyms;
  • allow us to more finely assess the cluelessness of those who misspell or mispronounce their P[eiouEIOU][rR][Ll];
  • and, hopefully, give us time to resolve the matter of y being a vowel or not.

Be well,
rir


Comment on Re: Perl 5.10.0 or Perl 5 Version 10?
Re^2: Perl 5.10.0 or Perl 5 Version 10?
by andye (Curate) on Jan 16, 2009 at 15:53 UTC
      I'm sure that would make the Yoplait people happy. Whether we, as a group, are ready to turn our backs on caffeine is questionable.

      Be well
      rir

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