Perl needs a new, snazzy web application server right now. Something that has the performance of mod_perl but doesn't expose Apache's internals; something as easy to install as PHP or RoR, with a great name and a great API. (A toned-down version of mod_perl coupled with T2T and Mason would suffice.)
I completely agree.
Why aren't people shouting about Catalyst!
It's the best thing to happen to Perl in a long time.
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