It took 15 years, but there’s finally a usable Perl 6 implementation released in December by Rakudo Star. I don’t know anyone who is still using Perl, but apparently some people are out there blessing objects in 2016. I used to be way into Perl and wrote Perl professionally for several years, but then it… Read more »
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Someone has to call it. Perl died on May 6, 2015 at 3:23PM Eastern US time. The cause of death was neglect.
It’s been a long time in the making, and I should have done it two years ago, but I’m finally all bit rid Perl entirely from my web application development and deployment ecosystem. You know 10 or 15 years ago, Perl was actually doing some interesting things. I thought mod_perl had a chance to be… Read more »