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Re^4: Hockey Sticks

by Anonymous Monk
on Jan 18, 2012 at 07:45 UTC ( #948498=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: Hockey Sticks
in thread Hockey Sticks

Perl 6 definitely missed Larry's first kick.

Don't get me wrong Audrey, Jonathan, Stephan, Patrick are all great folks but they are not Larry. All of their contributions are great, but you need some one like Larry to give first initial push(First implementation of a project) to a project like Perl 6.

Agreed Perl 6 is a rather more ambitious project. But it took around 7 years for Larry to get from Perl 1 to 5. And community is struggling for more than a decade now in regards to Perl 6.

Communities are so much about their initial contributor. Community rewrites just don't happen.

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Re^5: Hockey Sticks
by Anonymous Monk on Jan 18, 2012 at 07:59 UTC

    Yeah yeah

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