Perl 6 - the future is here, just unevenly distributed

IRC log for #marpa, 2014-04-07

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01:47 Topic for #marpa is now Logs: http://irclog.perlgeek.de/marpa/today Nopaste: http://scsys.co.uk:8002/marpa Stable release: https://metacpan.org/pod/Marpa::R2 Developer release, 2014-02-14: https://metacpan.org/releas​e/JKEGL/Marpa-R2-2.079_015 Source: https://github.com/jeffreykegler/Marpa--R2
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06:07 yxhuvud jeffrey: oh, thanks a lot!
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15:39 LLamaRider the student working with me just decided to switch to Perl from Scala because of Marpa
15:39 LLamaRider so as a Perl user, thanks for giving people a convincing argument to use Perl :)
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16:00 jeffreykegler LLammaRider: re http://irclog.perlgeek.de/​marpa/2014-04-07#i_8552881 -- I'm always glad to hear of Marpa adoption
16:00 jeffreykegler I'
16:01 jeffreykegler I've looked at Scala and it looks very interesting.
16:03 jeffreykegler Re programming languages -- to Larry Wall's well-known three virtues of a programmar: Laziness, Impatience and Hubris, I would add a 4th
16:03 jeffreykegler Disloyalty -- a progammer is not loyal to any technology, but quickly and readily betrays it in order to get the job done.
16:27 yxhuvud jeffrey: thanks a lot for the paper!
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