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Re: Working Group Proposal

Brad Clawsie
July 20, 2000 09:29
Re: Working Group Proposal
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> Writing it in perl5 doesn't make much sense to me. If it's written in perl,
> it should be written in perl6. That of course gives you a bootstrap
> problem, but that has succesfully been solved for other compilers too.

added to which, isn't the point of this exercise to remove the perl5 codebase?

it seems a "C family" language makes sense. there are many languages that
can be used as a meta-language to get to a C compiler target, but none
of them seem popular enough to be useable at this point. 

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