Perl 6 - the future is here, just unevenly distributed

IRC log for #marpa, 2015-12-29

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03:23 Idiosyncrat I note this week's Perl Weekly summary didn't mention my blog post -- I have mixed feelings about this.
03:23 Idiosyncrat On the one hand of course I always want all the publicity for my posts that I can get ...
03:24 Idiosyncrat on the other hand, this was Perl 6's week, and the last thing I want to do is rain on that parade.
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21:28 ronsavage I'm not surprised they didn't mention it. It is a huge event for them, and they'll also be scared, deep-down, of the possibility that /if/ they're on the wrong track, it just means a massive new effort to redirect their efforts towards a BNF-based solution to parsing.
22:42 Idiosyncrat ronsavage: Well, in the case of Perl Weekly, I think the decision is make by Gabor Szabo, who either did it for reasons of space or because he just plain ol' forgot

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