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Re: The Jon Orwant mug throwing incident at P5P meeting, Perl Confere nce 2000

From:
David H. Adler
Date:
July 29, 2002 10:42
Subject:
Re: The Jon Orwant mug throwing incident at P5P meeting, Perl Confere nce 2000
Message ID:
20020729174225.GA12158@panix.com
On Mon, Jul 29, 2002 at 01:03:39AM -0500, Elaine -HFB- Ashton wrote:
> Andrew.Savige@ir.com [Andrew.Savige@ir.com] quoth:
> *>I am interested to learn more about this incident.
> *>What this really the catalyst for the current Perl 6 development?
> 
> Well...calling it a catalyst may be too dramatic a word. The meeting was
> originally a gathering of Chip Salzenberg, Jarkko Hietaniemi, myself, Tim
> Bunce, Sarathy, Nick Ing-Simmons, Larry Wall, Nat Torkington, brian d foy
> and Adam Turoff, brougt together to draft a constitution of sorts since
> the community seemed to be fragmenting.

Schwern was also at a meeting that day, where he became Kwalatee
Ashurrance pumpking.  Was that a follow up meeting, or the Mug Meeting?

dha, picking at nits (what a shock!)

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