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Re^2: Announcing Perl 7

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Jul 08, 2020 at 19:17 UTC ( #11119041=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Reaped: Re: Announcing Perl 7
in thread Announcing Perl 7

Any "successor" to the wildly-successful Perl-5 must IMHO champion compatibility above all. I believe that it really must somehow be a drop-in replacement that must be guaranteed to work: instead of requiring pragmas to "turn on" backward compatibility, I think it needs to have pragmas to "turn on" forward features.

Please read the article.

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Re^3: Announcing Perl 7
by marto (Archbishop) on Jul 08, 2020 at 19:19 UTC

    "Please read the article."

    This user will never read or understand the article. Lower your expectations ;)

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