Most Perl 6 will look like Perl 5

Steve Mynott steve at
Tue Jan 29 12:02:41 GMT 2008

On Tue, Jan 29, 2008 at 10:39:40AM +0000, Aaron Trevena typed:

> As rakudo [Gotta Catch 'Em All] is now reasonably quick and robust for
> trying perl 6 code out, and doesn't require 4 day long installation of
> compiling the latest GHC like pugs, now is when us common-or-garden
> perl types are actually trying it out.

There are GHC binaries available.

Although having said that I've never seen Pugs "make" complete (rather than
"make soon") on my aging P3.

Steve Mynott <steve at>

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