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From:
Paul "LeoNerd" Evans
Date:
February 8, 2021 22:47
Subject:
Re: De-experimentalising "signatures"
Message ID:
20210208224735.6186fe30@shy.leonerd.org.uk
On Sun, 7 Feb 2021 17:51:05 -0500
Chris Prather <perigrin@prather.org> wrote:

> > On Feb 7, 2021, at 3:53 PM, Darren Duncan <darren@darrenduncan.net>
> > wrote: A key promise of Cor, built-in optional strong typing, is
> > such that this is what I'm looking forward to in Perl more than any
> > other planned feature.  
> 
> I’m fairly certain that this isn’t the case. I’ve been in the #cor
> channel since Curtis created it and tried to pay attention to the
> wiki as he updated it. Nothing in that suggests he considers strong
> types a major feature requirement for the project.
> 
> Additionally, Paul has the  most comprehensive implementation of
> Cor’s design principles. Object::Pad is afaict the closest thing to a
> Proof of Concept for Cor at the moment. I would assume he would have
> considered that before starting this thread. 

Yup ;)

In fact I talked quite a lot about both object systems and typing in my
FOSDEM talk this weekend just gone. Did you manage to see it?

I'll have a youtube version of it available in the next few days I hope
- I'll update then.

-- 
Paul "LeoNerd" Evans

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