Perl 6: Pining for the Fjords?
by Schuyler Erle
Related link: http://pugscode.org/talks/yapc/index.html
If you're even vaguely interested in the fate of Perl 6, you MUST read the slides from Autrijus Tang's amazing Pugs talk at YAPC. Short version: Perl 6 is already being implemented (no, really!) on a Haskell-based compiler, and it's shaping up to be everything originally promised. This Parrot's definitely not dead after all; it was probably just pining for the fjords...