Perl 6 - the future is here, just unevenly distributed

IRC log for #marpa, 2015-10-06

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05:17 Idiosyncrat Good night!
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20:09 Idiosyncrat https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/marpa-parser/JaS9Sw9xTe0
20:10 Idiosyncrat I noted this on the Google group -- I got it a while ago, but thought it was sent to me personally.
20:10 Idiosyncrat It's a call for papers, apparently that will go straight behind a paywall.
20:11 Idiosyncrat I think, perhaps, that as a matter of policy for the Google group, that perhaps mails of that sort should be banned.
20:12 Idiosyncrat I'm thinking of an in-between approach -- not reporting it as spam, but deleting it.
20:12 Idiosyncrat This used to be how academic publishing worked, but AFAICT this kind of publishing has turned 100% predatory,
20:13 Idiosyncrat Comments and thoughts welcome
20:17 lucs Perhaps it would be good, extra effort notwithstanding, to comment in the Google group how it should indeed (as far as I have read) become an unwelcome practice.
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22:07 ronsavage Transferral of copyright is something I find repugnant.
22:16 Aria Me too most of the time.
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