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?

@elmiko As @vertigo mentioned, Perl 6 is now a different language (Raku), and since the 6 was "taken", the next version of Perl is now 7.

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