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Re: Critique of Where Perl 6 is Heading on Freshmeat.net

by zentara (Archbishop)
on Oct 16, 2004 at 10:41 UTC ( #399748=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Critique of Where Perl 6 is Heading on Freshmeat.net

Yeah, I encourage the Perl experts here to get over to freshmeat, and stick up for Perl6, this guy is just spreading FUD.

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Re^2: Critique of Where Perl 6 is Heading on Freshmeat.net
by pg (Canon) on Oct 17, 2004 at 04:33 UTC

    I can see the real possibility that Perl 6 and Perl 5 will co-exist as two different languages for quite a while in the future. Perl 5 has its strong selling point for certain application areas, that is exactly why, as a mainly C and Java prorgammer, for certain things I always choose Perl.

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