So Perl 7 will be the continuation of Perl 5. But Perl 6 ins't a continuation of 5.
Are these two separate languages now? Perl Odd and Perl Even?
@ruivieira what happened to perl 6?
@ruivieira Perl 6 has been renamed to Raku, and my understanding is that it is considered a completely separate language now.
@vertigo It would be top trolling to keep two separate languages, with the same name and interspersed version numbers...
@ruivieira That would be precisely the post-modern behavior I'd come to expect from Perl, honestly. Perl 4 and Perl 5 are basically different languages as well, so . . . ?
@vertigo I've never been a Perl developer but I've always admired how it (and it's community) manage to not take some things seriously (that others do) and take some very seriously (that others don't).
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