Re: Perl essential ?
On Thu, Mar 01, 2001 at 09:38:40PM -0800, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> Holy [expletive deleted] [expletive deleted]!!! Maybe it'd be wise to
> email some perl developers about this. I think there's some other
> utilities that compile perl code, by the way (perl2c or something like
Don't worry, they already know that perlcc is a bloated mess. The
current thinking is that the perl compiler infrastructure will be used
to translate Perl5 -> Perl6, which will have a cleaner syntax, better
compiler, etc. Of course Perl6 is in the early design stages (at best),
so don't expect this for Christmas. ;-)
May the best description of competition prevail.
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