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Re: PPC Elevator Pitch for Perl::Types

Christian Walde
August 19, 2023 13:58
Re: PPC Elevator Pitch for Perl::Types
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On Sat, 19 Aug 2023 13:33:52 +0200, Paul "LeoNerd" Evans <> wrote:

> [...]
> If people are going to spend their time making "some kind of type
> system", the sort of structure I explained here is much more the kind
> of thing I'd like to see people making. It has great potential to reüse
> existing components, it easily fits into and improves the kind of code
> people are already writing and have written for years. Straight away
> people will be able to see where - and why - to use this new system.
> Great languages are made like Lego kits: a collection of individual
> pieces that are each simple to describe, but can be combined in lots of
> flexible combinations. We should aim to make good bricks.

Honestly this email should be in the perl core documentation.

With regards,
Christian Walde Perl Programming lists via nntp and http.
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