Most Perl 6 will look like Perl 5

Jeff Anderson captvanhalen at
Wed Jan 30 16:38:55 GMT 2008

On Wed, Jan 30, 2008 at 11:27 AM, jesse <jesse at> wrote:
>  So, what have _you_ done to help Perl 6 get done sooner?

Not a damn thing since i heard the news that -> became . and . became _

I'd rather learn a new language if i am going to have to learn a new language.

Hopefully Perl 7 will be a proper predecessor to Perl 5. I don't know
what the hell happened to Perl 6. Oh wait, that's right. No backward

Again, why not just switch to Ruby or Python?


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