Perl 6 - the future is here, just unevenly distributed

IRC log for #parrotsketch, 2011-12-13

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01:16 whiteknight joined #parrotsketch
02:39 alvis joined #parrotsketch
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19:20 alvis What I did:
19:20 alvis * Started document migration of all previous releases of parrot's documentation to 'parrot.github.com'.
19:20 alvis * Complete, in a day or two or three, 'tools/docs/mk_html_docs.pl'.
19:20 alvis What I will do:
19:20 alvis * Sees items 1 & 2  above.
19:20 alvis * Complete VM Spec proposal document (almost done - just a few paragraphs).
19:21 alvis * Complete 'preface.pod' of VM Spec document (almost done - just a few paragraphs).
19:21 alvis * Post 'proposal' to parrot-dev
19:21 alvis * Develop script to automate pod -> *roff for binaries
19:21 alvis What I plan (near-term) to do:
19:21 alvis * Draft a pddxx_documentstd.pod and submit to parrot-dev.
19:21 alvis What I plan (long-term) to do:
19:22 alvis * Develop a document integration system (e.g., extend parrot for tighter perldoc integration)
19:22 alvis * Complete ClojurePVM "core" in winxed
19:22 alvis EOR
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19:24 benabik DID: reviewed whiteknight++'s work on PACT.  BLOCKERS: PhD applications, MS thesis.
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19:27 NotFound What I did (last two weeks)
19:27 NotFound -parrot
19:27 NotFound * Testing
19:27 NotFound * Minor fixes
19:27 NotFound -winxed
19:27 NotFound * Minor fixes
19:27 NotFound * Builtins abs, sinh, cosh and tanh
19:27 NotFound * More tests, thanks to GCI student Alekssasho
19:27 NotFound * Lots of improvements to Guitor
19:27 NotFound What I will do:
19:27 NotFound * More improvements to Guitor
19:28 NotFound EOR
19:30 cotto hello
19:31 benabik 'ello
19:32 NotFound Hola
19:32 alvis hello
19:32 cotto How has this week gone?
19:33 cotto It's great to see the documentation effort ramping up.  alvis++
19:33 NotFound alvis++
19:33 alvis thanks
19:34 cotto whiteknight had a couple branches he seemed like he'd be merging soon
19:35 benabik One of them he merged and backed off.  Seemed to make MSVC explode.
19:35 cotto drat
19:36 NotFound q1q
19:36 cotto NotFound: fire away
19:37 NotFound Can someone try Guitor on windows, under cygwin x server or something? It may need to add some library path.
19:38 NotFound No need to answer now.
19:38 alvis NotFound: I can, sometime later this evening.
19:39 NotFound alvis: good. Tell me on irc, or open a issue on github.
19:39 alvis NotFound: 'k
19:39 NotFound EOQ
19:40 Coke (MSVC explode) I can test those branches if needed.
19:40 cotto thank you, Coke
19:41 nine What I did:
19:41 nine * Brought threaded GC under control
19:41 nine * Fixed HLL namespace problems in threads
19:41 nine What will I do:
19:41 nine * Try to fix remaining namespace problems
19:41 nine * Bring threads in a state where I can do some benachmarks for my paper
19:41 nine * Start writing about hybrid threads
19:41 nine EOR
19:44 cotto any other questions or blockers?
19:46 cotto sounds like no.
19:46 cotto Let's call it a wrap.
19:48 cotto as a postscript, we're in need of release managers for 2012.  Volunteers are welcome to add themselves to docs/project/release_manager_guide.pod or to ask on parrot-dev.
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