Perl is dead
nick at ccl4.org
Thu Dec 4 16:19:31 GMT 2008
On Thu, Dec 04, 2008 at 11:13:55AM -0500, jesse wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 04, 2008 at 11:44:43AM +0000, Paul Makepeace wrote:
> > Renaming Perl 6 to something completely different, and renaming perl
> > 5.12 to perl 6.
> Perl 5 and Perl 6 are different languages at this point.
> Perl 5 12.0 solves that problem neatly ;)
`----- that character
`-- and that character
are not the same, yet they map to the same concept in the implementation.
Find a single character that can sit in both positions, and this plan is
far more viable.
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