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Re: perl 6 requirements

From:
Tom Christiansen
Date:
August 1, 2000 06:29
Subject:
Re: perl 6 requirements
Message ID:
14577.965136545@chthon
>This is why we need people what Perl *is* to get on the language list
>and fight the incoming. Perl 6 is meant to be the next version of Perl,
>not the bastard child of Python and Java.

Could have fooled me. :-(

I suggest that the language list discuss this very matter: what 
Perl really *is*, so that we know the tenets and principles against
which proposals can be measured.

--tom



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