Perl 6 - the future is here, just unevenly distributed

IRC log for #plparrot, 2010-08-21

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00:58 davidfetter dukeleto, so what's the next boring, noxious thing you've been putting off?
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01:50 cxreg last time i worked on SPI stuff, i was hoping ash_ would finish his libffi work before i continued
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06:28 dukeleto cxreg: what libffi stuff?
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16:16 cxreg dukeleto: parrot's NCI guts are being rewritten to use libffi
16:16 cxreg it was a gsoc project
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17:17 dukeleto cxreg: i wonder how that is going
17:23 cxreg ash said it was mostly done, but its not merged and rakudo wont build against it
17:47 dukeleto cxreg: hmmm. we need to corner him and make it happen
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19:00 * davidfetter waves to dukeleto
19:16 * dukeleto waves back
19:18 davidfetter so back to my question of yesterday, what's an awful, boring, etc., job you've been putting off for the project
19:19 * davidfetter down for some awful & boring atm
19:20 dukeleto davidfetter: hmmm
19:21 dukeleto davidfetter: depends on what is awful and boring, for you
19:21 dukeleto davidfetter: you can look at the github issues, i added some recently
19:21 davidfetter well, i'm looking for what's awful and boring for *you*
19:23 davidfetter ugh. another "pull" system
19:23 dukeleto davidfetter: anything to do with windows support is awful and boring to me
19:23 davidfetter heh
19:23 dukeleto davidfetter: you mean needing to check the github issues?
19:23 davidfetter i have a VM
19:23 davidfetter yes
19:24 davidfetter depends on my remembering to do something, which is pretty much fail :P
19:24 davidfetter i got into relational database management precisely because my memory is for shit :P
19:27 dukeleto so you want everything to go into your email?
19:29 dukeleto davidfetter: if you subscribed to the plparrot rss on github, it would be a push system
19:30 dukeleto davidfetter: you would have to use an rss feed reader tho! oh the humanity. I prefer desktop rss readers. google reader is horrific
19:35 davidfetter yeah, email
19:35 davidfetter i suppose i could write something that read rss and sent mail...
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