Perl 6 - the future is here, just unevenly distributed

IRC log for #pdl, 2014-12-19

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16:30 mohawk this doc issue on the ML is just the tip of the broken-build-system iceberg
16:30 mohawk for shame, people
16:30 sivoais mohawk: I'm not sure I understand the difficulty?
16:31 sivoais just generate a bunch of .pod files, no?
16:50 mohawk during installation, sure
16:51 mohawk but it could shurely be rearchitected into *.PL, which would then get pod-indexed automatically
16:51 mohawk why is there even a separate *.pd concept in the first place?
17:02 jberger mohawk: pd is an ancient naming convention that predated .xs.PL which is what it should have been
17:03 mohawk and we're not changing to that because...?
17:04 mohawk oh right, the annual release schedule
17:13 mohawk well
17:13 mohawk i SAY annual

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